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Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on June 15, 2016
111 MCINNIS PARKWAY
SAN RAFAEL, CA 94903
ATTN: JOHN CLANCY
|Meeting Type: Annual Meeting|
|For holders as of: April 19, 2016|
|Date: June 15, 2016 Time: 3:00 PM PDT|
|One Market Street,|
|San Francisco, CA 94105|
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|The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following:|
|1.||Election of Directors|
|1b.||Crawford W. Beveridge|
|1f.||Richard S. Hill|
|1g.||Mary T. McDowell|
|1h.||Lorrie M. Norrington|
|1j.||Stacy J. Smith|
|1k.||Steven M. West|
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2 and 3.
|2||Ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Autodesk, Inc.'s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2017.|
|3||Approve, on an advisory (non-binding) basis, the compensation of Autodesk, Inc.'s named executive officers.|
NOTE: Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.