So.. book the date. I have.
March 26th 8am pacific time 11am Eastern time.
At Autodesk University last year (2012) there was a presentation on the role of design tools in creating a better world. Check out this YouTube link
Design visionaries Peter Diamandis, Cameron Sinclair, Mickey McManus, Brian David Johnson, and Stanford student Jason Chua give their thoughts on the role of design tools.