JIMS Activities

Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst Associate

Department of Information Technology & Internal Quality Assurance Cell, JIMS, Vasant Kunj in collaboration with ICT Academy organised the one week Faculty Development Programme on “Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst Associate” from 22 August -26 August 2022. On Day 1 of the FDP the Inaugural session started as per schedule with warm welcome address by the director of the institute , Dr. Ravi K Dhar which was followed by brief introduction by Mr. Abhinandan from ICT academy. He also introduced the trainer Mr Sidiq Sherief who is an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, Cisco certified CCNA(R&S) and also UiRPA certified professional from ICT Academy Chennai. He also introduced all the participating faculty members from various institutes. The event started with lot of enthusiasm and was attended by 20 participants. The inaugural session was followed by the session on “Analysing Data with Power BI” . He discussed various features of Power BI and explained the building blocks of Power BI and how they work together. He also covered Visualizations, Datasets, Reports, Dashboards and Tiles. He also made all the participants to install Power BI and supportive software. On Day 2 of the FDP , Mr. Sidique discussed the journey of a data analyst and explained how a data analyst can tell a story with data. This module, also explored the different roles in data and the different tasks of a data analyst. He explained how the process of data analysis focuses on the tasks of cleaning, modeling, and visualizing data. He also explained the core components of analytics which are divided into the following categories: Descriptive, Diagnostic, Predictive, Prescriptive, Cognitive. In practical session with the help of Power Query, participants learnt to clean data for analysis.