2023 State of
Design & Make
by Autodesk

Insights from industry leaders on how digital transformation is driving business resilience, sustainability, and talent management.

Clear, actionable insights for leaders

The first-annual State of Design & Make report, produced in partnership with Ipsos, presents global data for leaders who design and make places, objects, and experiences.

Key takeaways from
2023 State of Design & Make


Respondents say future growth depends on digital tools

2 of 3

Companies are struggling to find skilled workers

8 of 10

Leaders see sustainable practices as good business

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Digital maturity signals future preparedness

After investing in digital technologies and processes, businesses are resilient and planning for growth.


Finding the right talent is getting harder

Employers are hiring people without critical skills but investing in training.


Leaders see opportunity in sustainability

Customer demand is a driving force behind sustainability initiatives.


2023 State of Design & Make

Prepare your company for what’s next: Get the global data and expert insights on the industries that design digitally and deliver physically.