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AU LAS VEGAS

The Venetian: December 1-3, 2015

The Future of Making Things is back—join us

Buy your AU 2015 Pass now, register later | Learn more

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Makers of the world unite

AU brings together design and engineering experts and thought leaders from all industries to once again explore the evolution of technology and The Future of Making Things. Join us to learn and connect with 10,000 makers, creators, and visionaries from around the world.

Watch last year’s highlights. Get excited.

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The details

  • Pricing

    The earlier you buy your AU 2015 Las Vegas Pass, the lower the price. Student/educator passes and an evening guest pass are also available. Free additional passes are available for groups of 8 or more.

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  • Event highlights

    Find out what’s happening, from keynotes and forums to evening gatherings.

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  • Autodesk Certification

    AU offers free professional certification exams for the latest version of many Autodesk products. Give your career a boost at AU with Autodesk Certification.

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For these industries

Attend classes and forums lead by thought leaders in your industry to gain valuable insight and inspiration.

How is the evolution of technology changing manufacturing? Learn, connect, and explore with industry leaders at AU.

How is the evolution of technology changing media & entertainment? Learn, connect, and explore with industry leaders at AU.


How is the evolution of technology changing building and infrastructure? Learn, connect, and explore with industry leaders at AU.


How is the evolution of technology changing how we learn and teach? Learn, connect, and explore with industry leaders at AU.

AU 2015 Call for Proposals ends May 26 | Submit now

Meet the speakers

We bring together the best minds in the business to share insights, provoke exploration, and inspire creativity. Meet this year’s featured speakers.

2014 award winners

  • Marcello Sgambelluri

    BIM Director, JAMA
    Best 2014 Hands-on Lab

    Marcello Sgambelluri is the BIM director at John A. Martin & Associates Structural Engineers. He has worked on many large and complex projects including the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, the Stata Center at MIT, and the Tom Bradley International Terminal Expansion at LAX.

  • Robert Green

    Independent Consultant
    Best 2014 Roundtable

    Robert Green heads his own consulting practice, Robert Green Consulting, based in Atlanta, Georgia. He provides CAD management consulting, programming, training, and technical writing services for his clients. Robert is the author of Expert CAD Management: The Complete Guide.

  • Mark Shapiro

    Marketing Director, LAIKA
    Best 2014 Newbie

    Mark Shapiro is the marketing director at LAIKA, an animation studio that produces award-winning feature films, including ParaNorman (2012) and Coraline (2009). Over the course of his career, Mark has worked in brand development, advertising, public relations, and film production.

  • Jeanne Aarhus

    Independent Consultant
    Best 2014 Lecture

    Jeanne Aarhus is an independent consultant offering training and implementation services. A nationally known speaker and CAD expert, she presents seminars and workshops on CAD productivity for managers and users in both corporate and academic settings.