Dr. D. Pylarinos has a diploma and a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece. He is currently in charge of the Overhead Transmission Line Crew and the Easements and ROW Office for the Crete-Rhodes Transmission System Operation Section of the Islands Network Operation Department in HEDNO S.A.
Before joining HEDNO, he worked in several positions in both industry and academia.

He has published over 60 works, including conference papers, journal & magazine articles, book chapters and books. He is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece and a member of The International Council on Large Electric Systems (CIGRE). He acts as a reviewer for several international journals and he is the Editor-In-Chief of the bimonthly open access international journal “Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research”.