Leila Etaati

Leila is Data Scientist, PhD, MVP, and BI Consultant, and Speaker. She has over 10 years’ experience working with databases and software systems. She was involved in many large-scale projects for big sized companies. Leila has PhD of Information System department, University of Auckland, MS and BS in computer science.


PRECON: Power BI Deep Dive Tips from RADACAD


The team of RADACAD (Reza and Leila) will come to present a full day of deep dive training of Power BI. This day is not a typical training of Power BI. You will learn master tips of Power BI all through demos and hands on examples. We’ll take all 400 and 500 (deep dive) level content from our training and blog posts with live demos for this pre-con training day. Best would be brining your laptop with the latest version of Power BI Desktop installed to get the most of this course. Agenda is included, but not limited to:

  • Power Query advanced data transformations
  • M scripting tips and tricks
  • Custom functions in Power Query
  • Running Machine Learning R algorithms with Power BI
  • Best practices of Modelling in Power BI
  • DAX functions (Filters, Aggregations, Time Intelligence, Path, relationships) Deep Dive
  • Advanced Data Visualization Tips
  • Creating Custom Visuals with R and Power BI
  • R and Power BI Deep Dive
  • Gateway and types of Connections in Power BI; mastery tips
  • Sharing and Row Level Security patterns (Static, Dynamic, Manager level access, users and profile, organizational hierarchy…)
Reza Rad  Precon 

Forecasting in Power BI



Time series and Forecasting has been used in different fields to predict the trend and pattern of changing Data during time. IN this session I am going to show different ways of doing forecasting in Power BI. A demonstration on how to use Power BI custom visual for forecasting, how to explain a forecasting diagram, how to write R code for forecasting and how the forecasting algorithms work will be presented