BI Readiness - One Day 'Complimentary Training' in Melbourne (October 10th)

* Are you based in Melbourne?

* Are you interested in attending complimentary Business Intelligence Technical Training on October 10th (Thursday)

* Act now as we have 12 spots available..the first 12 registrations are in!

This shouldn't conflict with the partner summit as the BI training is 200-300 level training..  read more:


Seize the opportunity to grow by making Business Intelligence (BI) a reality for SMBs—helping them put data to work to make better decisions faster, to focus on the right opportunities, and to win more business.

In a Gartner survey, “Analytics and BI” was the #1 ranked technology priority when SMBs were asked to list their top 3 issues and according the AMI Research, 21% of SMBs say they plan to start using BI tools in the next 12 months.

Join the first delivery worldwide of the Data Goldmine Partner Training to learn the technical skills required to transform your business selling (BI) solutions to SMB customers.



Level & Type of Training: The content will be level 200-300 and  will be a mix of presentation, demo and hands on labs.

Date:   Thursday 10th October 2013


Location:   Clifton’s Melbourne

Level 1, 440 Collins Street, Melbourne


Start    End Content Covered

9:00     10:45   Introduction and Power Pivot presentation

10:45   11:00   Morning break

11:00   12:45   Power Pivot HOL and Power Query

12:45   13:45   Lunch break

13:45   15:15   Power View

15:15   15:30   Afternoon break

15:30   17:00   Power Map and Sharing/Collaboration


Cost:   There will be no cost to attending this event, however as this  is the first delivery of the event we ask that you give us feedback on the  event.

About the Instructor - Peter Meyers

Peter Myers has worked with Microsoft  database and development products since 1997. Today, he specializes in all  Microsoft BI products and provides mentoring, technical training, and  training course content authoring for SQL Server, Office, and SharePoint.  Peter has a broad business background supported by a Bachelor’s degree in  applied economics and accounting, and he extends this with solid experience  backed by current MCSE and MCT certifications. He continues to work directly with  Microsoft in Redmond producing training content, and continues to present at  major SQL Server conferences, including TechEd and the PASS Summit. He has  been awarded Most Valued Professional (MVP) by Microsoft for SQL Server since  2007.


1. Gartner Report: Market Insight: Technology Opens Up Opportunities in SMB Vertical Markets September 6, 2012 by Christine Arcaris, Jeffrey Roster.

2. AMI ICT Tracker survey data, AMI-Partners, 2013.