Saturday, October 5, 2019
1:30 pm – 4:50 pm
Meeting registration is required.
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Credit Hours: 3.6
Fast Track RPA with Automation Anywhere Technology Workshop (Sponsored by Automation Anywhere)
Designed for people with no prior background in RPA, this three-hour session teaches the basics of RPA and the Automation Anywhere platform. Participants will learn how to start building their own bots using Automation Anywhere Community Edition. Free Community Edition installation required. Here are the steps: Register at: https://www.automationanywhere.com/lp/community-edition. Complete the steps outlined in the email sent to your registered account. Login to the Community Edition Control Room. Download and install the Client software. Record your credentials for logging into the Client. Click Here to access information on the Fast Track eLearning Courses that will help you prepare for this workshop.
Presenter: Jon Stueve, Automation Anywhere
Integrating Data Analytics Into Your Accounting Courses: A Hands-on Workshop
If you are interested in integrating data analytics into your accounting courses, this hands-on workshop will get you started. You will work through several accounting problems that you can integrate into your classes, and we will also demonstrate how data analytics can be used as a cognitive tool to teach accounting concepts. No previous knowledge regarding data analytics is required, and the concepts and materials taught are relevant to all accounting disciplines. The software to be used in the workshop is Microsoft Power BI Desktop, which can be downloaded for free.
Presenters: Kimberly S. Church, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Guido L. Geerts, University of Delaware
Introduction to Tableau Desktop Workshop (Sponsored by Tableau)
Learn data visualization basics using platform agnostic Tableau to analyze data and build dashboards. Become familiar with the many free benefits Tableau offers academics, including learning resources and data sources. Solution workbooks and data will be provided at the end of the workshop. Before the workshop, install Tableau Desktop 2019.2 and complete the “Getting Started Training Video(s)." https://www.tableau.com/support/releases
Presenters: Amirali Vastani, Tableau