Darius Pupeikis is a Ph.D. in civil engineering, associate professor at KTU Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, a Head of the KTU Smart Cities and Infrastructure Centre. The main areas of the researcher’s activity are focused on community development, promotion of R&D activities, and strengthening of the study process, in the topics of information modeling of buildings, artificial intelligence, digital twins, and smart cities.
KTU associate professor is a meamber of the Council and Ethics Commission of the Lithuanian Construction Engineers Union, a member of the Lithuanian BIM methodology developer team organized by VŠĮ “Skaitmeninė statyba” and a member of the technical committee TK88 “Building Information Modeling” of the Lithuanian Standards Board (LST). D. Pupeikis has more than 15 years of practical experience: in the fields of structural design, expertise, and construction management.
in 2016 the researcher received an award from VŠĮ “Skaitmeninė statyba” for his contribution to the development of BIM methodology in Lithuania and the work done in developing the competitive abilities of the construction sector. In the same year, VŠĮ “Skaitmeninė statyba” was awarded the award for the evaluation of the projects of the “Lietuvos BIM projektai 2016” competition.