Join us on Thursday, October 11 for the first Virtual Embedded Analytics Tableau User Group.
- Welcome & Introduction by Jeff James & Thad Wellington
- Tableau Conference '18 - What to expect & Where to find more for Embedded Analytics by Jeff James & Thad Wellington
- Tableau Extensions by Reed Walton
- Live Q&A
A brief overview of the who, what, why, and how the Embedded Analytics TUG came to be.
Tableau Conference is one of the best ways to connect to the growing Embedded Analytics community. We'll talk about what to expect of you've never been, tips on navigating the conference, and recommend sessions that have Embedded Analytics in mind. We'll also talk about our Meet Up happening during TC'18 and where and when to find us.
How can the Tableau Extensions API be leveraged to accomplish custom visualizations?, How do I know if the Extensions API is right for my use case? We will be answering these questions and more.
Meet the speakers:
Jeff James is a Lead Solution Strategist with Cerner Corporation. With a specialty in data warehouse development and analytics and a keen interest in data visualization, he has lead development of solutions supporting the life sciences, and the healthcare payer and provider markets. His passion for innovation has also lead the development of security solutions and cutting-edge database products for a broad cross-section of markets. Jeff is the co-leader of the Embedded Analytics TUG, manages a data visualization consulting team and multiple server farms serving Embedded Analytics to 100,00+ registered users
Thad Wellington is responsible for the user experience at GrayHair, working to expand the data visualizations and analytics that are the core delivery of the company’s offerings. He led the company’s transformation from a traditional reporting system to a visual-focused platform and is currently assisting the efforts to transition the Tableau deployment to AWS. Prior to GrayHair, Thad served as a project manager for Best Buy, where he successfully oversaw deployment and execution of projects including IT systems upgrades, store remodels, new store openings in both domestic and international markets.
Reed Walton has been helping Tableau Software clients launch externally facing analytics for over four years.