Biography

Jim Coleman is director of the Central AI Group at Trimble, where he also serves as IP director. His professional history includes a variety of startups in the USA, ranging from robotics to a video-game developer which is where he wrote his first competitive AI engine. Jim grew up in Idaho and gained a degree in computational mathematics from the University of Idaho. He currently lives in the Netherlands.

Articles

Integrating Robotics into the Construction Surveyor’s Workflow

How are robots and autonomous technology likely to affect surveying roles as they become increasingly integrated into workflows? With great possibilities come great responsibilities, and this is particularly true for the role robotics and autonomous technology can play in our world. Over the course... (read more)