Microsoft 365 PnP Weekly - Episode 163

Microsoft 365 PnP Weekly - Episode 163

In this installment of the weekly discussion revolving around the latest news and topics on Microsoft 365, hosts – Vesa Juvonen (Microsoft) | @vesajuvonen, Waldek Mastykarz (Microsoft) | @waldekm are joined by Oslo, Norway based Principal Product Manager, Mikael Svenson (Microsoft) | @mikaelsvenson.

Topics discussed in this session

  • Mikael’s background as an MVP and moving to Microsoft as a Principal Product Manager
  • His day to day work and focus on enterprise search
  • “I still haven’t found what I’m looking for”
  • Interesting work around coordinating feature work across the organizations
  • Investing on the UX vs API surface and the value for the feature crew
  • Mikael’s work in the open-source areas with the PnP Search Web Parts
  • Impact of divercity and global teams across the world for making products better

We also covered 17 articles published by Microsoft and the PnP Community over the last week.

This week

  • Waldek – Sharing his learnings around open-source projects internally at Microsoft together with Garry Trinder. Public community call demo on 26th of April
  • Vesa – prepping for Microsoft Build – May 24–26, 2022. Documentation, samples, community call coordination and more. Taking Friday off for paddle boarding day trip - if weather allows.

Please remember to keep on providing us feedback on how we can help on this journey. We always welcome feedback on making the community more inclusive and diverse.

This session was recorded on Monday, April 25, 2022. Enjoy the show.

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Here are all the links and people mentioned in this recording. Thanks, everyone for your contributions to the community!

Microsoft articles

Community articles

Additional resources

  • Microsoft Tech Days - Have a seat with Microsoft 365 developer platform | Thursday, May 5, 2022
  • 365 EduCon - Seattle and PWR EduCon - Seattle - May 9-13, 2022
  • PnP Sharing is Caring initiative - Getting started guidance and training for using GitHub and contributing to the community
  • Want to ask a question or in general engage with the community - Add a note in the Microsoft 365 Platform Community hub at
  • Check out all the great community calls, SDKs, and tooling for Microsoft 365 from

If you’d like to hear from a specific community member in an upcoming recording and/or have specific questions for Microsoft 365 engineering or visitors – please let us know. We will do our best to address your requests or questions.

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