Carl Bass

Re-imagining CAD

Join Autodesk CEO Carl Bass as he discusses new means of cloud-based design and engineering, and how to pair them with the manufacturing advances that are now within reach of even the smallest companies.

Carl Bass is president and chief executive officer of Autodesk, a leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software.

Previously he held several executive positions at Autodesk, including CTO and COO.

Bass co-founded Ithaca Software, which was acquired by Autodesk in 1993. He serves on the Board of Directors of Autodesk, E2open, the Art Center College of Design, and the Rocky Mountain Institute.

He is also a member of the Executive Advisory Boards of Cornell Computing and Information Science and the UC Berkeley School of Information. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Cornell University.