9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
Presented by Ray Pudlak, Area Technical Manager, Information Builders

10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Information Builders Best of Summit 2017
Presented by Joe Ho, Systems Engineer, Information Builders
This session will cover product highlights from Summit 2017. The session will include release 8201M available features, Cloud and WebFOCUS Enterprise Usage Monitor.

10:45 - 11:30 a.m. Want a Siri or Alexa for Your BI? Voice-Based BI with WebFOCUS
Presented by Sayee Rajamany, VP Business Intelligence, InfoBuild India
This presentation will showcase the latest voice-based applications being built with WebFOCUS, by infusing it with best-of-breed open-source, natural language processing platforms. Find out how you can implement voice-based BI in your organization for real-time operational intelligence with enterprises both large and small.

11:30 - 11:45 a.m. Break

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Customer Use Case
Presented by Karen Sampson, Director of IT, St. of New Hampshire Dept. of Revenue Admin.
The mission of the Department Administration is to fairly and efficiently administer the tax laws of the State of New Hampshire, in a manner that merits the highest degree of public confidence in our integrity. Through the use of WebFOCUS Portal designs, the DRA is now able to provide a single view of Taxpayer information to each of the divisions. This session will highlight the productivity and reduced amount of time WebFOCUS has created at the DRA.

12:15 - 1:00 p.m. Networking Lunch, provided by Information Builders

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Making an Ad Hoc Environment Make Sense: Building a Metadata Foundation
Presented by Rich Badurski, Senior Systems Engineer, Information Builders
In this session, we'll review metadata best practices and how to implement an Intuitive ad-hoc environment for InfoAssist+, advance calculations, smart filters, and prompts.

1:45 - 2:15 p.m. Self-Service BI with InfoAssist+
Presented by Joe Ho, Systems Engineer, Information Builders
WebFOCUS InfoAssist+ (IA+) delivers business analytics to everyone. It is a single, unified product for visually analyzing complex data sets; generating sophisticated data visualizations, dashboards and reports; and enhancing data-driven decision-making enterprise wide. WebFOCUS InfoAssist+ empowers business users with the ability to glean new value and insight out of their data, without the need to involve IT and business intelligence (BI) developers for many of their analytical needs. This session will demonstrate how you can use IA+ to empower users with self-service BI.

2:15 - 2:30 p.m. Break

2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Beyond Visualization
Presented by Joe Ho, Systems Engineer, Information Builders
Now that you have your pretty chart, what do I do? Join us for a session and discussion around designing high-usability content that takes advantage of narrative, drill-down, and predictive features to paint more than just a pretty picture… let’s tell a story.

3:00 p.m. Q&A and Wrap-Up 


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