AU 2016 – the BIGGEST Fusion 360 Meetup of the year!

Brian Repp
by Brian Repp 5 years ago 2 min read

Join your fellow Fusion 360 users and more than 10,000 other design, engineering, and manufacturing professionals at Autodesk University Las Vegas—the world’s largest gathering of Autodesk software users. Here are a few things you’ll get to experience at AU 2016.


AU Las Vegas 2016



There are over 40 Fusion 360 related courses to fit your needs, from beginner skills to advanced. Check out a few of the offerings below or view the full list of offerings on the Autodesk University Class Catalog:


Fusion 360 Modeling Tips from the Experts

This class is for Fusion 360 users who want to go beyond the basics and learn how to get the most out of their design experiences – by Peter Doering (Trippylighting) and Jeff Strater (Autodesk)


How We Gained a Competitive Edge in the Paralympics Using Fusion 360 and 3D Printing

This class will go through a project with Paralympic cycling champion Denise Schindler to show how working with her we were able to create a totally new manufacturing and design method for the production of prosthetics – by Paul Sohi (Autodesk)


Using Fusion 360 CAM Lathe Functionality in the Real World

Hear from a knife maker on how they capitalize on lathe functionality within Fusion 360 – by John Grimsmo (Grimsmo Knives) and Curtis Chan (Autodesk)


Community Meetup and Awards

Meet your fellow Fusion 360 community members, hear about the future of the product, and be recognized for your great work throughout the year.   Look out for more information on how you get in to this exclusive Fusion 360 user event!


UX Lab and Answer Bar

Stop by to try out the latest software and provide feedback directly to the Fusion 360 Product team.



Design Slam Design Slam

See student experts compete against seasoned professionals as they showcase their talents in several unique design challenges. Remember, it’s not us who are the judges; it’s you the audience that determines the winner! If you’ve already registered for AU and want to compete, leave us a note in the comments.


Keynote Presentations

Keynote presentations are always a must-see event at Autodesk University. CEO Carl Bass and CTO Jeff Kowalski will kick things off with the Opening Keynote. They will be discussing the most compelling trends in design and how Autodesk is helping to start new movements. AU is a great place to learn about the latest and greatest, everything from the future of building design, to how products will be created in the future will be discussed.


There’s definitely more to come, but these are a sampling of highlights and events. Get your pass early for early bird pricing of $1,750 (students and educators get in for $1,175). If you haven’t done so already, head over to the AU website and sign up today!


Register Now

Have you already signed up? Let us know what you are most interested in when you get there.  Also, be on the lookout for more information about Autodesk University on Twitter by following @adskFusion360, on Facebook at Fusion 360 and on Instagram @adskfusion360.


I look forward to seeing you there!

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