Imagine being able to replace your kidney with one printed from a 3D printer. Or, how about printing your own custom pair of sneakers from your garage? 'The fantasy is becoming a reality--and quickly,' says 3D design, engineering and entertainment software development company Autodesk. At the Techonomy Conference in Silicon Valley, TheStreet's Olivia Zaleski sits down with Autodesk President and Chief Executive Officer, Carl Bass, for a candid conversation about the future. Bass explains how unprecedented access to technology and a burgeoning hacker mentality are breaking down barriers to entry for manufacturing. The result is bringing a new class of inventors to Silicon Valley and the tech world in general.