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Tableau Desktop I & II: official combo training July 3 – 5, 2019

3 juli 2019 - 5 juli 2019 MediArena 2, 1114 BC, Amsterdam

Pricing € 1.875 for 3 day training including lunch, parking and a certificate of The Information Lab training!

Wednesday July 3 – Friday 5, 09:30 – 17:00

This is a 3 days public classroom training where we combine Tableau Desktop I Fundamentals and Desktop II Intermediate. 

This course is designed for the beginner to intermediate-level Tableau user. It is for anyone who works with data, regardless of technical or analytical background. This course is designed to help you understand and use the important concepts and techniques in Tableau to move from simple to complex visualizations and learn how to combine them in interactive dashboards. Users that attend the course armed with specific use-case questions and data problems are likely to get the most out of the course. The ideal preparation for your Tableau certifications.

Desktop I Fundamentals content:

The learning objectives are as follows:

  • Connect to your data, edit and save a data source.
  • Understand Tableau terminology.
  • Use the Tableau interface/paradigm to effectively create powerful visualizations.
  • Create basic calculations including string manipulation, basic arithmetic calculations, custom aggregations and ratios, date math, logic statements and quick table calculations.
  • Use Reference Lines to highlight elements of your data.
  • Use groups, bins, hierarchies, sorts, sets, and filters.
  • Create visualizations with multiple measures and dimensions.
  • Share your visualizations with others.
  • Combine your visualizations into Interactive Dashboards and publish them to the web.

Desktop II Intermediate content:

The course learning objectives are as follows:

  • Build advanced chart types and visualizations
  • Use complex calculations, incorporating user input parameters to manipulate data in many ways, learn how to use Level of Details
  • Implement advanced geographic mapping techniques and use custom images and geocoding to build spatial visualizations of non-geographic data
  • Understand the difference between data joining and data blending, when to use one of the other and the advantages and limitations of both approaches
  • Understand how to optimize a Tableau workbook for performance, both from a design and technological standpoint
  • Build better dashboards using techniques for guided analytics, interactive dashboard design, and visual best practices

Attendees to this course will receive both a printed manual from Tableau, complete with many examples and exercises, as well as electronic training content, and a certificate of participation.

Extra info:

  • Location: MediArena 2, Amsterdam, building of EndemolShine
  • Start time 09:30 – we will welcome you from 09:15 
  • Lunch: we have a great restaurant where we will have lunch together
  • We will provide the laptops and Tableau Software
  • Training will be in English – when all trainees are Dutch speakers, we will have training in Dutch
  • When you subscribe we will get in contact with you – please share your direct phone number
  • Invoicing after confirmation

It is a public training so people of multiple organizations can join the training. The training will be confirmed when we have a minimum of 2 attendees. Max 10 trainees.

If you need our help for your team please visit our training page or contact us at info@theinformationlab.nl or +31 20 261 4741

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Tableau Tips and Tricks – 28th June 2019

28 juni 2019 MediArena 2, 1114 BC, Amsterdam

09:30 – 11:30

This special workshop has been designed to bring Tableau experienced users to a higher level to enhance their abilities. Three of the best trainers in The Netherlands will share with you what they have learnt in their years as Tableau consultants. This 2 hour workshop will be hosted by Aline

Don’t miss this opportunity, register now!

If you have already attended one of these workshops and want to learn new tips and tricks, please check with us first or register for a “Tips and Tricks” workshop with a different trainer.

Some extra info:

  • We will welcome you from 09:15
  • This is a workshop so please bring your laptop and be sure to have the latest version of Tableau Desktop. If you have any issues with it please don’t hesitate to contact us.

This session is for more experienced Tableau users – if you would like to learn the basics, please subscribe to one of the Tableau 101 or Tableau Prep workshops.

For this event we can only accept two registrations from the same company. If you need our help for your team please visit our training page or contact us at info@theinformationlab.nl or +31 20 261 4741

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Alteryx Tips and Tricks – 28th June 2019

28 juni 2019 MediArena 2, 1114 BC, Amsterdam

13:30 – 16:00

Often workshops are only focused on beginners…but not anymore! We will have a two hour workshop to help experienced users step up their Alteryx abilities. This is totally for free.

In this session our trainer will guide you through all the Alteryx tips and tricks he learnt in his years as a consultant and expert, helping you to enhance your abilities and providing you helpful inputs.

Don’t miss this opportunity, register now!

Some extra info:

  • We will welcome you from 09:15
  • This is a workshop so please bring your laptop and be sure to have Alteryx. If you have any issues with it please don’t hesitate to contact us.

For this event we can only accept two registrations from the same company. If you need our help for your team please visit our training page or contact us at info@theinformationlab.nl or +31 20 261 4741

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Tableau Kick Start Training – 3rd and 4th July 2019

3 juli 2019 - 4 juli 2019 MediArena 2, 1114 BC, Amsterdam

Pricing € 1.000 for 2 day training including lunch and a certificate for The Information Lab training!

Wednesday 3rd July 09:30 – 17:00

Thursday 4th July 09:30 – 17:00

This is a 2 days public classroom training to learn all the basics of Tableau. The training is especially interesting for new Tableau users who would like to learn how to prep data, connect to datasources, visualize the data and share it with your colleagues. We will give you a quick start so you can start using your Tableau licenses in the best possible way.

Part 1 – Tableau Prep

  • Connect to multiple datasources
  • Union your data
  • Join your data
  • How to combine fields
  • Deduplication and aggregation
  • Export

Part 2 and 3 – Tableau Creator

  • Connect and share multiple datasources
  • Work with bar charts, line charts, geographic maps, scatter plots, etc
  • How to set filters
  • Create your first calculated fields
  • Learn how to make an interactive dashboards
  • Share your visualizations

Part 4 – Tableau Explorer

  • How does Tableau Server work
  • Learn about (sub)Projects, Workbooks and Views
  • How to collaborate with other users
  • What are alerts and subscriptions and how to set schedules
  • How to create a new user and set permissions
  • What are user groups
  • How to use Tableau on your tablet of phone

After these 2 days you know the Tableau products, and how to get most out of it for your organization.

 

Some extra info:

  • Location: MediArena 2, Amsterdam, building of EndemolShine
  • Start time 09:30 – we will welcome you from 09:15 
  • Lunch: we have a great restaurant where we will have lunch together
  • We will provide the laptops and Tableau Software
  • Training will be in English – please contact us when you prefer a training in Dutch
  • Price for training € 1.000

This session is for new Tableau users. It is a public training so people of multiple organizations can join the training. The training will be confirmed when we have a minimum of 3 attendees. Max 10 trainees.

If you need our help for your team please visit our training page or contact us at info@theinformationlab.nl or +31 20 261 4741

Register now!

Tableau 101 Workshop – 26th July 2019

26 juli 2019 MediArena 2, 1114 BC, Amsterdam

09:30 – 12:00

This workshop has been designed for anybody who wants to start their Tableau journey. In a two hours hands-on session we will explain you the basic platform capabilities, and we will guide you through the construction of some dashboard such as geographical maps, scatterplots, bar charts and much more.

If you are a beginner or an aspiring Tableau User this is the workshop for you! Don’t lose this chance and let us help you kick off your own data journey!

Some extra info:

  • We will welcome you from 09:15
  • This is a workshop so please bring your laptop and be sure to have the latest version of Tableau Desktop. If you have any issues with it please don’t hesitate to contact us.

This workshop is for people who would like to start using Tableau – if you are an experienced user, check our Tips and Tricks sessions.

For this event we can only accept two registrations from the same company. If you need our help for your team please visit our training page or contact us at info@theinformationlab.nl or +31 20 261 4741

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Alteryx 101 Workshop – 26th July 2019

26 juli 2019 MediArena 2, 1114 BC, Amsterdam

13:30 – 16:00

A good data journey starts with cleaning and preparing your data. For this reason we would like to introduce you to Tableau Prep!

Come along and let us show you how this tool makes data preparation quick and easy for every business user. We will show you its main commands such as: union, join, pivot, aggregate, etc. and we will let you try it for yourself with a hands on final session.

Some extra info:

  • We will welcome you from 13:15
  • This is a workshop so please bring your laptop and be sure to have the latest version of Tableau Desktop. If you have any issues with it please don’t hesitate to contact us.

This workshop is for people who would like to start using Tableau – if you are an experienced user, check our Tips and Tricks sessions.

For this event we can only accept two registrations from the same company. If you need our help for your team please visit our training page or contact us at info@theinformationlab.nl or +31 20 261 4741

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