Autodesk CEO Carol Bartz unplugged

Summary:News.com's Charlie Cooper chats with Autodesk CEO Carol Bartz about the status of women executives in corporate America.

News.com's Charlie Cooper chats with Autodesk CEO Carol Bartz about the status of women executives in corporate America. "It's a system of white male boards picking the people they are most comfortable with," Bartz said. As a result woman have had a harder time moving up the corporate ladder, she said. The CEO of Autodesk since 1992, Bartz is moving out of that job on May 1 to be chairman. Bartz also talks about the need for change in the education system; the need for a better broadband policy as well as for stem cells and nano technology; and doing business in countries that have differing views on freedom than the U.S.

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Topics: CXO

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