Breakfast briefing: Deploying Power BI and Modern Data Platforms in the Federal Government

Date: 26 September 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 8:00 – 9:30am

Location: Microsoft Canberra, 4/6 National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600

Speaker: James Beresford (FTS Group), Ronnie Guha (Microsoft), Patrick Godwin (CASA)

Summary: An overview of the deployment of Modern BI Platforms in a Government context, with case studies on architecture, strategy and actual deployments. Delivered by Microsoft, FTS Data & AI (Veritec) and a guest speaker from a Federal Department.


  • Intro – Microsoft Platform overview
  • Power BI & Data Platform examples from Federal Government  Implementations
  • Power BI Adoption & Governance – experiences from a Federal Government BI Lead
  • Open forum Q&A


8:00am Registration & Breakfast

8:30am Overview of Microsoft BI, Public Sector BI Solutions Power BI Adoption and Governance, Open Forum (Q & A)

9:30am Wrap Up and Close

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