Design Your Data: Tableau Bootcamp
2

Saturday, 2 March

9:30 am – 4 pm AEDT

GA Market St

The Podium Building, Level 2, 1 Market Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
$250 AUD
Regular Ticket
$250 AUD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Design Your Data: Tableau Bootcamp

Evgenia Stancheva Photo


Senior Product Consultant, Tableau Software

2

Saturday, 2 March

9:30 am – 4 pm AEDT

GA Market St

The Podium Building, Level 2, 1 Market Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
$250 AUD
Regular Ticket
$250 AUD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Participants will learn how powerful a tool like Tableau can be to showcase data in a visually insightful manner. The major difference between the workshop and this bootcamp is the accelerated level of functionalities that will be taught.

Participants will sign up for a free trial of Tableau Desktop and be given a large data set for hands on trainings throughout the bootcamp. We will be walking through the analytics workflow with a real world case study using Tableau to build a dashboard to tell an insightful story. Below are the functionalities participants will leave understanding.

The following are fundamentals that participants will walk away with:

  • Connecting to data
  • Measures v. Dimensions
  • Tableau Tips and Tricks
  • Filters, Parameters and Calculations
  • Data Visualization
  • Fundamentals of Data Visualization
  • Creating Dashboards
  • Advanced Visualizations
  • Maps with Tableau
  • Customization
  • Publishing with Tableau
  • Tableau Desktop vs. Tableau Web vs. Tableau Reader

Lunch will be provided, including vegetarian options. Please send any dietary requirements to studentservicessyd@generalassemb.ly at least 48hrs before class commences.

Takeaways

  • Use the analytics workflow using Tableau to slow a sample real world case study
  • Understand and use a variety of Tableau functionalities to build a sample dashboard
  • Understand data visualization concepts and fundamental principles

Preparation

Bring a laptop with Tableau Desktop already installed. You can download Tableau Desktop software with a 14-day free trial license from www.tableau.com then click “TRY NOW”.

If you’re a full-time participant attending an accredited school, you’re eligible for a 1-year free license of Tableau Desktop. To find out more and get a participant license go to: https://www.tableau.com/academic/participants

Open a Tableau Public Account so you can share your work with others / social media and this will become your Tableau Portfolio.

  1. Go to https://public.tableau.com/en-us/s/
  2. Click SIGN IN on the top right hand side
  3. Click ‘Create one now for free’ link
  4. Complete your details
  5. Go to your email to verify
  6. Voila! You’ve just opened a Tableau Public account

We will send out 2 excel files the day before the workshop. Please copy these files to your desktop as we will be using them for our exercise.

Tip: Bring a mouse – it helps a lot

About the Instructor

Evgenia Stancheva Photo

Senior Product Consultant,
Tableau Software

Evgenia is a data enthusiast with a passion for innovation, creativity and design. As Senior Product Consultant at Tableau she helps customers solve problems with data and unleash their human potential through the use of visual analytics. Evgenia holds a master degree from the University of Sydney in International Business, and her experience in the analytics space spans finance, marketing, operational performance and credit risk. She believes that drawing insights from data should be a fun, enjoyable and iterative process of continuous discovery, and loves helping people immerse themselves in the product.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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