Jen is an data strategist, MVP, small business owner, Microsoft technology & technical community advocate, public speaker and blogger. Jen is an elected member of the Board of Directors for the Professional Association of SQL Server, holding the seat for Europe and holder of the Virtual Chapters portfolio worldwide. Jen jointly runs a Copper Blue Consulting based in Hertfordshire, where she helps business leaders derive value from their Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint and Office365 investment.
Jen has previously spoken at TechEd North America, TechEd Europe, SQLBits, SQLPASS Summit, Pass Business Analytics Conference and other community events on the topic of Business Intelligence and Data Visualisation. She blogs regularly on these topics at www.jenstirrup.com and can be found tweeting at http://twitter.com/jenstirrup
Jennifer Stirrup has submitted a session for SQLBits 12, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions
In this session, we will look behind the 'green curtain' of the data visualisation to learn how to 'poke holes' and look at myths in the data that you are given, both in business and in everyday news headlines.
The target audience is anyone who feels, where reporting is concerned, that they are running on the spot in the Red Queen's Race! Please join me to learn more about the processes involved in designing, displaying and producing reports effectively, using SSRS.
Using technical demonstrations in Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services, this presentation will focus on the practical implementation of data visualisation, along with cognitive science principles supporting data visualisations.
The Apple iPad's cutting edge usability, along with PowerPivot’s accessibility, can be combined to enhance productivity for mobile business users. Come to this session, and learn about mobilising BI for the iPad generation of end users.
Business Intelligence and Data Visualisation features and functionality are key to the strategic and technical changes in SQL Server 2012.
Come to this session to pick up some tips and tricks for advanced reporting writing, that is also in accordance with thinking by Data Visualisation gurus such as Stephen Few and Edward Tufte.