Simon Navin

Simon Navin MRICS MCInstCES is project lead within Smart Practice at Ordnance Survey. He currently is responsible for the management, coordination and delivery of OS’s Smart/IoT sector projects including the UK’s key Internet of Things demonstrator project, CityVerve in Manchester. Simon began his career in the built environment in 1990 and has extensive experience in environmental management, planning, design, architectural visualisation and construction. He is a chartered surveyor and OS’s representative for Survey4BIM and a member of the CICES Anglia and Central Region committee.


Are We Being Smart Enough About Smart?

With location the common denominator, there are great opportunities ahead for surveyors, argues Ordnance Survey’s Simon Navin (above), if we realise the benefits for communities through interoperable data from Smart technologies like BIM, Big Data and the Internet of Things. In man’s un... (read more)