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Meeting Type: Annual Meeting
For holders as of: April 19, 2013
Date: June 13, 2013 Time: 3:00 PM PST
Location: The Landmark
One Market Street,
111 MCINNIS PARKWAY SAN RAFAEL, CA 94903
ATTN: JOHN CLANCY
San Francisco, CA 94105
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The Board of Directors recommends
you vote FOR the following:
Election of Directors
NOTE: Such other business as may properly
come before the meeting or any adjournment
Crawford W. Beveridge
J. Hallam Dawson
Mary T. McDowell
Lorrie M. Norrington
Charles J. Robel
Stacy J. Smith
Steven J. West
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2 and 3.
Ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Autodesk, Inc.’s independent registered public
accounting firm for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2014.
Approve, on an advisory (non-binding) basis, the compensation of Autodesk, Inc.’s named executive officers.