Author: Portland Power BI User Group

BEN LAWRENCE (DataDx) - Visualizing Anomaly Detection and Interactive Documentation in Power BI Anomaly detection can be a confusing concept and is hard to present to users in a meaningful way. In this presentation, see how DataDx has leveraged the isolation forest...

MARK WALTER (Industrial Finishes and Systems) - Learn How to Track Errors with a Power Query Error Table Power Query is a remarkable ETL tool within Power BI; however it is all too easy to overlook errors that might be buried within our...

REID HAVENS (Havens Consulting) - Unlocking New Visualizations and Features in Power BI (Version 2)   Power BI is a great sandbox environment for report design. However, knowing how to leverage visuals and features in a way that adds additional value can be challenging....

PAUL TURLEY (Pragmatic Works) - COVID-19 Daily Updates Report Development Walkthrough Paul, with the help of members of the Microsoft MVP program and his colleagues from Pragmatic Works, has developed a public Power BI report to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic. The report contains...

BRIAN GRANT (CSG Pro) - DAX: The Language of Summarization You've certainly heard of DAX and you've probably made several measures before; but chances are good that if you were asked to define either of them, you probably couldn't give a very good...

BEN VEGA (Umpqua Bank) - UX Design for Power BI Mobile The 2019 release wave for Power BI Mobile delivered on their promise for “simple, fast, and intuitive report experiences.” Ben will provide an overview of the Power BI mobile desktop application. Learn how...

ROBIN ABRAMSON (Pragmatic Works) - Dynamic Columns for Dynamic Visualizations in Power BI Empower your users through dynamic visualizations in Power BI. In this short, 30 minute session we'll go over a technique to allow your users to choose the attribute contained in...

KIRILL PERIAN (Pragmatic Works) - Untangling Nested Headers in Power Query We have all seen those pivot tables with multiple headers that make us pause, scratch out heads and wonder how in the world are we going to consume such a monster into...

MATTHEW MITCHELL (Central City Concern) – Driving Organizational Change with Power BI Have you created beautiful dashboards but are struggling to create a data-driven culture? Do your business leaders have access to robust reports but not seeing business results? This is the story...

DAVID BERGLIN (BBSI) - How to Reverse Engineer a Power BI PBIX File You and your team build great Power BI reports: complex, insightful, and beautiful reports. On Tuesday, the team is out for an extended lunch (tacos) when the boss asks for...

RADU BOBIRNAC (Malarkey Roofing Products) - Scraping Data The Easy Way With Power Query Using BeautifulSoup library in Python can give you a lot of flexibility. The downside is, if you don't have them already installed, is needing a pip install for soup,...

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