Autodesk University 2022 Details
Are you going to AU this year?

Excited about Autodesk University? Below I’ve gathered all of the conference details, where to go, what to look out for, and My 10 Do’s and Don’ts for this year’s Autodesk University! ????

So check out my tips before heading out this year and come see the Plannerly team when you arrive! ????

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1. Autodesk University 2022 Details

Are you excited about the conference this year? It’s coming up soon and this year it will be in person!

Autodesk University is the world’s largest gathering of Autodesk users, partners, and employees.

And this year, it’s in a NEW location!

That’s right, NOT in Las Vegas this year! ????

This year it will be in New Orleans! ⚜️

The dates are September 27-29, and the cost for a Full Conference Pass starts at $1,750 if you act quickly!

Before July 23rd$1,750
July 24th to August 13th$1,999
After August 13th$2,250
Autodesk University Cost

More details:

The conference will feature hundreds of sessions on topics like architecture, construction, media and entertainment, and more.

This is a great opportunity to learn from experts, network with other professionals in your field, and chat with the Plannerly team ????

So whether you’re a long-time Autodesk user or just getting started with using BIM software, there really is something for everyone at Autodesk University.

AU2022 will be in New Orleans!
AU2022 will be in New Orleans!


Autodesk University 2022 dates: September 27-29, 2022


Autodesk University will be located in New Orleans, Ernest N Morial Convention Center – right on the Mississippi River!

There are some amazing places to visit while you are in New Orleans!

Here are two locations you won’t want to miss when you are in New Orleans:


Autodesk University will cost $1,750 with early bird pricing, then $2,250 per person after August 13th.

Group discounts are available.

AU2021 online conference Recap

Here’s a quick recap of what happened at last year’s online conference:

Previous year Autodesk University Recap

2. My 10 Do’s and Don’ts For This Year’s Conference

Ok, so in addition to the conference, New Orleans has a lot to offer but here’s my consolidated TODO list ✅ of what you must do while at the conference ????

Try to check off as much as you can while you are in New Orleans!

  1. Let’s start with an easy but important one, this year’s conference will be held in person in New Orleans – so if you’re a creature of habit, don’t set off to Vegas by mistake!!
  2. Do extend your stay by a couple of days – to enjoy everything that New Orleans has to offer!
  3. Do take a cruise on the Mississippi
  4. Do go to the opening keynote – usually, it sets a great tone for the rest of the conference
  5. Do see a parade – or even better, be in your own parade!
  6. Do try a classic New Orleans cocktail/mocktail
  7. Do go to the conference final night party ????
  8. Do visit the Expo hall – some think that the Autodesk Expo Hall is one of the best parts of the conference – this is where you’ll find Team Plannerly when we’re not dancing in Bourbon Street ???? ???? – it’s also the place to be if you want to learn about the latest products and services, the networking opportunities are endless, and you can connect with other Autodesk partners like Plannerly to learn about what’s new with them too!
  9. Do eat beignets at the famous Café du Monde
  10. Do take your running shoes so you can join the Autodesk Community Fun Run 5k (formerly AU5k)!
  11. Do get trained on a product or two! The conference is a great opportunity to learn about new technologies – we can show you what’s new in Plannerly! ????

Oh, no – that’s already eleven! ???? …and of course, don’t forget to have some fun and mingle with other attendees at every opportunity!

Find out even more about New Orleans here ⚜️

3. How To Connect

Interested In Meeting Team Plannerly At AU This Year? ????

Autodesk University Conference Booth
Come grab some conference swag! ????

Here are the opportunities to come to see everything ✨ new in Plannerly ✨

Tuesday, September 26th 2022:

  • Expo open 12pm to 3:30pm
  • ???? Networking lunch 12pm to 1:30pm
  • ???? Expo Reception 5:30pm to 8pm

Wednesday, September 28th 2022:

  • Expo open 10am to 3:30pm
  • ???? Networking lunch 12pm to 1:30pm
  • ???? Expo Reception 5:30pm to 8pm

Thursday, September 29th 2022:

  • Expo open 10am to 3pm
  • ???? Networking lunch 12pm to 1:30pm
  • ???? 7pm to 10pm AU Final Night Party!

Can I let you into a little secret? ???? We will have an all-new look to the Plannerly platform at the conference!!

Who Else Is Going To Autodesk University?

There will be about 10,000 people in person for the event!

Attendees will mostly be users of Autodesk Software in the Architecture, Engineering & Construction, and Manufacturing industries.

There are also Media & Entertainment attendees as Autodesk develops a lot of software that is used in film production too!

In addition to software users, you’ll also find managers and business leaders too.

Autodesk University Social Media

Are you social and want to share your Autodesk University experiences?

Use the #AU2022 hashtag on these profiles:

If you @mention Plannerly we will repost too!

Here are the Plannerly social media links:

AU2022 5k fun run
Here’s a post from Plannerly’s social media – two of the Plannerly Team after last year’s 5k fun run!

4. Autodesk University Summary

If you’re an aspiring owner, architect, engineer, or contractor then Autodesk University is the place to be.

There will be thousands of professionals learning about the latest BIM software and networking with other users.

This year’s conference will feature keynote speeches from Autodesk executives, hands-on product demos, and hundreds of breakout sessions.

Autodesk University Presenter
Presenting at Autodesk University
Main stage at Autodesk University
The main stage at Autodesk University

Whether you’re an AutoCAD novice or an experienced Revit user, there’s something for everyone at Autodesk University.

So mark your calendars and get ready to meet some of the Plannerly team and learn about the latest and greatest from the world of Autodesk.

We hope to see you all there!

In the meantime, start planning/designing your party outfits and getting pumped for an incredible event!

Autodesk Fusion Designed Ironman Costume
Will we see you in an Autodesk Fusion Designed Ironman Costume? (credit: Digital Patterning)

So what are you waiting for? Register today and we’ll see you in New Orleans!

For more information and to register visit the Autodesk website.

Autodesk University 2022
Autodesk University 2022 Details - Plus My 10 Definitive Do's and Don'ts For AU2022! Autodesk University 2022 Details for New Orleans autodesk university

Autodesk University is an annual conference held by Autodesk for its customers, partners, and employees. The event focuses on how to use products in the Autodesk ecosystem to improve design, engineering, and manufacturing processes. Attendees can choose from hundreds of classes and seminars, as well as participate in hands-on labs and product demos. In addition, the conference features keynote speeches from industry leaders, networking opportunities, and a trade show floor with the latest from Autodesk and it's partners (like Plannerly). Whether you're a seasoned professional or just getting started with Autodesk software, Autodesk University is the perfect place to learn new skills and stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends.

Event Type: Event

Event Attendance Mode: Online + Offline

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Start Date: 2022-09-27 11:00

End Date: 2022-09-30 22:00

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Entry Price: 1,750

Currency: $

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Autodesk University Logo


What is Autodesk University?

Autodesk University is an annual conference held by Autodesk, a software company that specializes in 3D design and engineering. The conference is open to anyone who wants to learn about Autodesk’s products or network with other users. The conference usually lasts for three days and consists of keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and hands-on workshops. Attendees can also enjoy social events and networking opportunities. Autodesk University is the perfect place to learn new skills, meet other people who share your interests, and stay up-to-date on the latest AEC industry trends.

How much does Autodesk University cost?

The cost of attending Autodesk University can be difficult to calculate, as it depends on a number of factors, but mainly how far you are traveling and the length of your stay. However, the average cost of a ticket is between $1,750 and $2,250 per person – depending on when you buy your ticket.

When is Autodesk University?

Autodesk University will be held from September 27-29, 2022. This year the conference will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana. ADDRESS: 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

Who can attend Autodesk University?

Anyone interested in learning about Autodesk products or networking with other users is welcome to attend Autodesk University. The conference is open to both beginners and experienced users alike. There is something for everyone at the conference, regardless of your level of expertise.

What are the benefits of attending Autodesk University?

Some of the benefits of attending Autodesk University include gaining new software skills, staying up-to-date on AECO industry trends, meeting other like-minded people, and networking with professionals worldwide!

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