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Live blog Amsterdam Excel Summit, Day 2

Our second day of our Amsterdam Excel Summit has started!


Our pretty banner 🙂

Coffee first!

Guy Hunkin from Microsoft showing off all things new in Excel 365

Our enthusiastic audience

Jon Peltier getting ready for his presentation

Frederic le Guen showing all sorts of nice details about Power Query (Get And Transform)

Proof of being present…

Charles Williams bringing us up to speed with all the different technologies to automate Excel

Oz explaining when (and when not!) to use PowerQuery

Lunch time!

Gašper Kamenšek with a great demo of bing maps and PowerQuery

Henk Vlootman scratching his head to figure out how to answer a hard question…

But providing the answer of course!

I was there too!

Sometimes work prevails…

Our French speaking attendees (and speaker)

Tips and tricks by mister tip himself; Tony!

Ken telling us what Power BI was like in 1990

Which raised a few questions!

Who wants to play “assistent”?

It’s not hard, it’s easy!

O, really?

Sudhi from Microsoft preparing for his talk

Together with his colleague Jakob

The full goup!

And a very warm thank-you to our presenters!

Live blog Amsterdam Excel Summit, Day 1

We’ve started our Amsterdam Excel Summit today. Here are some pictures!

Gašper Kamenšek talking about streaming datasets

And his audience is with him all the way!

Oz du Soleil getting ready for his presentation…

Time for a break…

Talking shop with our Charting wizard…

Top view of the coffee corner

Our Wizard of Oz, bashing the %$#!$ out of crap data!


Obligatory food pic

Stacking up the good stuff!

Introducing our Charting Wiz Jon Peltier…

Jon, explaining how to do things properly when it comes to preparing your data for charting in Excel.

David Hoppe, preparing for his class

Taking apart a full blown Excel dashboard down to the tiniest tidbit!