More than classes

Explore all that AU has to offer

We want you to get the most out of AU Las Vegas, so we encourage you to explore all of our offerings. Consider rounding out our renowned classes with some of the experiences below. Keynote addresses, networking events, and the Exhibit Hall will all leave you inspired.

While you're at it, browse a list of free Autodesk certification exams that you can take on-site.



Find the classes, keynote addresses, activities, and receptions focused specifically on your profession and industry.


AU is more than classes

Experience the future at the Innovation Forums

See the future at the Innovation Forums

Step out of the now and into the future at our Innovation Forums. These insightful and entertaining sessions will get you thinking about how you might improve the way you work, design, and innovate.

Technology trends

Technology Trends sponsor session

Join Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen and technologists from Amazon, Dell, HP, Intel, Lenovo, and Topcon for a candid conversation about the future of how things are made. Learn about emerging advancements in capturing, computing, collaborating, and creating. 

AU conference planning resources include information on pre-conference events

Attend a preconference event on Monday

Take full advantage of AU Las Vegas. Sign up for the Education Summit, ADN Conference, Infrastructure Symposium, or another preconference event.

Visit the Exhibit Hall for AutoCAD tips

Visit the Exhibit Hall

Explore the latest technologies and meet the people behind the hardware, software, services, and resources that extend and enhance your Autodesk experience. View a gallery of innovative products designed and created by Autodesk customers.

Technology lounges let you explore creativity and share ideas and AutoCAD tips

Be creative and share ideas in the meet-up lounges

Drop by either of our two meet-up lounges at any time during the conference. They're a great place to chat with colleagues, or just decompress.

Conference planning resources include the AU Freshman Orientation

Learn how you can help design a better future

You have the unique ability to intentionally shape our increasingly complex world. At AU 2014, learn about the tools available to help you solve the epic challenges we face. Our classes and activities empower you to become part of the solution.

Free Autodesk Certification

Take Autodesk certification exams for free

Take advantage of free exams at AU. Watch for online certification preparation classes to give you the boost you need to obtain these important credentials.

Conference planning resources include the AU Freshman Orientation

Find your way to the AU Freshman Orientation

With over 650 classes and dozens of events, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer magnitude of AU. Several of our AU veterans will be on hand to help, includng Lynn Allen, Cadalyst columnist and our Autodesk technical evangelist. They'll explain the program and recommend some not-to-be-missed events and gatherings. This session is for first-time attendees, but anyone can attend.