Evolution of Digital in Real Estate & Construction

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    1980-
    1995
    • Vectorworks introduces BIM
    • AutoCAD supported by 740 training centers
    • Rhino founded in 1993
  • 2000
    • Revit launched
    • GIS adopted by cities, municipalities and private orgs
    • Internet improves speed & collaboration
    • Sketchup founded
  • 2005
    • Unmanned aircraft system (UAS) adopted by US DoD
    • Procore founded in 2003 for construction project mgt
    • Newforma launched
    • Google Earth is released
  • 2010
    • Modular construction becomes common
    • BIM widely adopted
  • 2015
    • IoT fuels wave of innovation
    • Satellite images easier to acquire
    • Open source GIS
    • Hobby drones becoming mainstream
  • 2020
    • LiDAR
    • 3D Sensing cameras
    • Faster data processing fuels analysis
    • Traffic mngmnt and GPS in general use
  • 2025
    • 4D mapping
    • 5D modeling
    • Advanced analytics
    • Real-time location analysis
    • Advanced computer vision