Create add-ins for Office using your web development skills!

The Office and SharePoint Add-ins model is a powerful extensibility model that you can leverage as a web developer. You can visit the Office Store ( to see real world examples of these add-ins and get inspiration on what to build that can help users be more productive.

Schedule Sunday 21st Feb 2016

  • 09:00-09:30 Presentation to teams
  • 09:00-22:30 Hackathon in room with experts to help

Schedule Monday 21st Feb 2016

  • 12:00 Deadline for submitting YouTube 5 min presentation
  • 12:00 - 17:00 Public Voting

Schedule Tuesday 22nd Feb 2016

  • 09:00 - 09:15  Winners announced during keynote

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  • You will need:

    You can test your Office add-ins:

    • in the browser; or
    • on your Windows computer with Office 2013 or Office 2016 installed; or
    • on your IPad with Office Mobile installed; or
    • on your Mac with Office 2016 installed (only Outlook right now).

How to enter

Sign up as a participant on this site to register your interest in this hackathon.


Jeremy Thake

Jeremy Thake
Technical Product Manager / Microsoft

Judging Criteria

  • Use of Office 365 APIs
    The solution has made good use of Office 365 APIs.
  • Innovative solution
    The Solution does something that is unique and innovative.
  • Use of Office add-in
    Use of an Office web add-in in Word/PowerPoint/Excel/Outlook.