BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:REQUEST X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Pacific Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16011104T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=1SU;BYMONTH=11 TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:16010311T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=2SU;BYMONTH=3 TZOFFSETFROM:-0800 TZOFFSETTO:-0700 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20170906T074155Z DESCRIPTION:Join us for a webinar with Microsoft\, and Christian Aid UK to see how\nyour organization can easily create\, and benefit from data analy tics and\nvisualizations using Power BI.\nUse your data to tell better sto ries and make better decisions. Learn\nhow modern nonprofits are telling s tories with their data without\nexpensive tools or complicated data wareho uses.\nOur approach with this webinar will be to assume that you are new t o\ndata analytics and Power BI. After an initial overview of the Power BI\ nplatform\, we will present a dashboard demonstration with historical\,\nr eal time and predictive analytics. Then we will use a simple excel file\na nd build a dashboard from scratch. We will also share a real world\nnonpro fit analytics example from global NGO\, Christian Aid UK.\nPresenters:\n\n \nSpeaker Bios:\nSanjay Soni\, Technology Evangelist (AI and BI) - Micros oft\nPhilanthropies\nSanjay is a technology evangelist at Microsoft in Phi lanthropies team\nfocused on AI and BI for nonprofits. Passionate about ex periences with\nbusiness analytics including BI\, machine learning for rea l world\nscenarios. An accomplished IT\, sales and marketing professional with MS\n(MIS) and 18 years+ experience in various roles including product \nmarketing\, evangelism\, technical pre-sales\, customer onboarding\, pro gram\nmanagement\, consulting\, training\, technical writing and team mana gement.\nKnown for passion\, enthusiasm\, driving structure and delivering results\nfor customers and partners. He is an MCDBA and MCTS. He has auth ored and\npresented a variety of papers and sessions at various industry\n conferences including Ignite\, Strata Hadoop\, Tech-Ed\, BI Conference\,\n PASS\, SQL Connections\, SharePoint and TDWI with papers published in SQL\ nServer magazine and other sites including Microsoft.com. He presents\nreg ularly during conference keynotes/foundation sessions\, executive\nbriefin gs and direct customer engagements.\nSaiku M. Bah\, Christian Aid UK\nMr. Saiku M Bah is currently Head of Programmes at Christian Aid Sierra\nLeone for the SABI programme\; a community led governance and\naccountability p roject funded by UK Aid\, where he has led the management\nof a nationwide data collection and sharing system. Mr. Bah has over 7\nyears of experien ce in research and evaluation both in Sierra Leone and\nthe international arena. In the last 5 years\, he has held senior\nmonitoring\, evaluation a nd learning positions in reputable organizations\nlike Restless Developmen t and Christian Aid in Sierra Leone. During this\nperiod\, he has led mult iple evaluations\, learnings research and\nmonitoring studies. As Research \, Monitoring and Evaluation Manager at\nRestless Development\, he led the design of the largest community\nengagement data collection system under the SMAC Consortium during the\nEbola outbreak in Sierra Leone\, managed t he data collected through the\nsystem and produced reports for diverse aud iences.\nMr. Bah has participated in multiple international conferences de aling\nwith research and data modelling and has been published in an acade mic\njournal of high standing [e.g. Making the case for operating “Green ”:\nimpact of environmental proactivity on multiple performance outcomes of\nMalaysian firms. (2013). Murali Sambasivan\, Saiku M Bah & Ho Jo Ann. \nJournal of Cleaner Production\, 42\, 69-82\; see also\nhttp://2011.onsus tainability.com/sessions/index.html]. He has\ncontributed to other publica tions [e.g. EBOLA: AN EPIDEMIC OF MISTRUST\;\nLessons from affected commun ities in preparedness for future health\ncrises. POLYGEIA (January 2016)] and supervised consultants carrying out\nexternal evaluations for the orga nizations he has worked for.\nHis research interests include the use of te chnology such as mobile\nphones and business analytics tools to enhance i mpact in development\nwork and the effectiveness of community led interven tions designed to\ninfluence behavior change.\n \n \nAll the best\,\nFredr ik\nFredrik Winsnes\, Director\, Global Programs\nfredrik.winsnes@NETHOPE. org \n+1 425 445 4599 (US West)\nskype: fredrikw \ntwitter: @ fwinsnes \nNETHOPE.org \n\n \n \n-- Do not delete or change any of the following text. -- \n \nJoin WebEx meeting\n \nMeeting number (access cod e): 749 355 349 \nMeeting password: JipHeUp2 \n \nJoin by phone \n+1-85 5-797-9485 US Toll free \n+1-415-655-0002 US Toll \nGlobal call-in numbe rs\n | Toll-free calling restrictions\n \n \nCan't join the meeting? \n \nIf you are a host\ , go here\n to view host information.\n\nIMPORTANT NOTI CE: Please note that this WebEx service allows audio and\nother informatio n sent during the session to be recorded\, which may be\ndiscoverable in a legal matter. 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Join us for a webinar with Microsoft\, and Chr istian Aid UK to see how your organization can easily create\, and benefit from data analytics and visualizations using Power BI.< /p>

Use your data to tell better stories and make better decisions. Learn ho w modern nonprofits are telling stories with their data without expensive tools or complicated data warehouses.

Our approach with this webinar will be to assume that you are new to data analytics and Power BI. After an initial overview of the Power BI platform\, we wi ll present a dashboard demonstration with historical\, real time and predi ctive analytics. Then we will use a simple excel file and build a dashboar d from scratch. We will also share a real world nonprofit analytics exampl e from global NGO\, Christian Aid UK.

Presenters:

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Speaker Bios:

Sanjay Soni \, Technology Evangelist (AI and BI) - Microsoft Philanthropies

Sanjay is a techn ology evangelist at Microsoft in Philanthropies team focused on AI and BI for nonprofits. Passionate about experiences with business analytics inclu ding BI\, machine learning for real world scenarios. An accomplished IT\, sales and marketing professional with MS (MIS) and 18 years+ experience in various roles including product marketing\, evangelism\, technical pre-sa les\, customer onboarding\, program management\, consulting\, training\, t echnical writing and team management. Known for passion\, enthusiasm\, dri ving structure and delivering results for customers and partners. He is an MCDBA and MCTS. He has authored and presented a variety of papers and ses sions at various industry conferences including Ignite\, Strata Hadoop\, T ech-Ed\, BI Conference\, PASS\, SQL Connections\, SharePoint and TDWI with papers published in SQL Server magazine and other sites including Microso ft.com. He presents regularly during conference keynotes/foundation sessio ns\, executive briefings and direct customer engagements.

Saiku M. Bah\, Christian Aid U K

Mr. S aiku M Bah is currently Head of Programmes at Christian Aid Sierra Leone f or the SABI programme\; a community led governance and accountability proj ect funded by UK Aid\, where he has led the management of a nationwide dat a collection and sharing system. Mr. Bah has over 7 years of experience in research and evaluation both in Sierra Leone and the international arena. In the last 5 years\, he has held senior monitoring\, evaluation and lear ning positions in reputable organizations like Restless Development and Ch ristian Aid in Sierra Leone. During this period\, he has led multiple eval uations\, learnings research and monitoring studies. As Research\, Monitor ing and Evaluation Manager at Restless Development\, he led the design of the largest community engagement data collection system under the SMAC Con sortium during the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone\, managed the data colle cted through the system and produced reports for diverse audiences.

Mr. Bah has p articipated in multiple international conferences dealing with research an d data modelling and has been published in an academic journal of high sta nding [e.g. Making the case for operating “\;Green”\;: impact of environmental proactivity on multiple performance outcomes of Malaysian f irms. (2013). Murali Sambasivan\, Saiku M Bah &\; Ho Jo Ann. Journal of Cleaner Production\, 42\, 69-82\; see also http://2011.onsustainability.com/sessions /index.html]. He has contributed to other publications [e.g. EBOLA: AN EPIDEMIC OF MISTRUST\; Lessons from affected communities in preparedness for future health crises. POLYGEIA (January 2016)] and supervised consulta nts carrying out external evaluations for the organizations he has worked for.

Hi s research interests include the use of technology such as mobile phones a nd business analytics tools to enhance  \;impact in development work a nd the effectiveness of community led interventions designed to influence behavior change.

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All t he best\,

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