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Dr. Youssef Ahmad Youssef, Humber Institute of Technology and Applied Learning, Toronto, Canada
Prof. Elvis Ahmetović, University of Tuzla, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Amela Ajanovic, Technische Universitaet Wien, Vienna, Austria
Dr. Mohammad Alsheyab, Qatar Foundation - R&D, DOHA, Qatar
Prof. Lise Appels, KU Leuven, Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium
Prof. Ofelia Araujo, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Edi Assoumou, ARMINES-Mines ParisTech-PSL, Sophia Antipolis, France
Dr. Daniel Auger, Cranfield University, Bedford, United Kingdom
Prof. Sabri Avdullahi, University of Mitrovica, Faculty of Geosciences and Technology, Mitrovica, Kosovo
Prof. Jurij Avsec, University of Maribor, 8270 Krsko, Slovenia
Dr. Brian Azzopardi, Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST), Paola, Malta
Dr. Vukman Bakić, Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
Dr. Tolga Baklacioglu, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey
Prof. Saroj Sundar Baral, BIRLA INSITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, VASCO-DA-GAMA, India
Prof. Alae-Eddine Barkaoui, Hight Institut of technology, University of Mohamed First, Oujda, Morocco
Dr. Ilija Batas Bjelic, School of Electrical Engineering Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
Prof. MARCO BECCALI, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, PA, Italy
Prof. José Antonio Becerra Villanueva, University of Seville, Seville, Spain
Prof. Sadik Bekteshi, University of Pristina, Pristina, Kosovo
Prof. Carlos Belchior, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Prof. Jesus Beltran-Heredia, Universidad de Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain
Dr. Daniel Beysens, CEA & ESPCI, Paris, France
Prof. Katja Biek, Beuth University of Applied Scienes, Berlin, Germany
Dr. Susana Boeykens, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Dr. Stanislav Boldyryev, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Ognjen Bonacci, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Split, Split, Croatia
Prof. Vesna Borozan, University Ss. Cyril & Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia
Prof. Branko Bosnjakovic, UN Economic Commission for Europe (retired), Tannay, Switzerland
Dr. Teresa Annunziata Branca, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Ghezzano, S. Giuliano Terme (PI), Italy
Prof. Paulo Branco, Universidade de Lisboa, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal
Prof. Francesco Calise, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Prof. Valérie Cappuyns, KU Leuven, Brussels, Belgium
Dr. Fabio Cardona, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Prof. Giovanni Cerri, Roma Tre University, Rome, Italy
Prof. Ricardo Chacartegui, University of Sevilla, Seville, Spain
Prof. Giuseppina Ciulla, Scuola Politecnica Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Prof. Pedro J. Coelho, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
Prof. Marcelo Colaco, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Lidija Čuček, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia
Dr. Andras Dallos, University of Pannonia, Veszprem, Hungary
Prof. José Manuel da Veiga Pereira, Universidade de Cabo Verde, Palmarejo- Praia, Ilha de Santiago, Cape Verde
Prof. Gregory Davis, Kettering University, Flint, United States
Prof. Gilles Debizet, Univ. Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France
Ms. Aleksandra Dedinec, University St. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia
Prof. Marcello De Falco, University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Rome, Italy
Prof. Nastia Degiuli, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Silvio de Oliveira Junior, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Prof. Umberto Desideri, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Prof. Milan Despotovic, University of Kragujevac, Kragujevac, Serbia
Prof. Raf Dewil, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Prof. Cristian Dinca, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Prof. Nikolay Dobrynkin, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation
Prof. Boubekeur Dokkar, University of Ouargla, Ouargla, Algeria
Dr. Damir Dović, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Dr. Dragana Drazic, Institute for Forestry, Belgrade, Serbia
Prof. Mariusz Dudziak, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Prof. Ejub Dzaferovic, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Ilze Dzene, WIP Renewable Energies, Munich, Germany
Prof. Ivo Dzijan, UNIZG FMENA, Zagreb, Croatia
Dr. Valerie Eveloy, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, The Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Prof. Carlos Fernandes, INSTITUTO DE TELECOMUNICAÇÕES, Lisboa, Portugal
Prof. Germán Ferreira, Research Centre for Energy Resources and Consumption (CIRCE), Zaragoza, Spain
Prof. Veljko Filipan, University of Zagreb Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Sanja Filipović, Economics Institute, Belgrade, Serbia
Prof. Risto V. Filkoski, University “Ss Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje, Macedonia
Dr. Aoife Foley, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom
Prof. Gilles Fraisse, LOCIE - Université de Savoie, CHAMBERY cedex, France
Dr. Alessandra Galatioto, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Prof. Licínio Gando-Ferreira, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Dr. Alejandro García, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Dr. Bo Geng, Dialog Semiconductor, San Jose, United States
Prof. Nesreen Ghaddar, American University, Beirut, Lebanon
Prof. Mario Giampietro, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona / ICREA, Bellaterra, Spain
Dr. Dionysios Giannakopoulos, Institute of Solid Fuels Technology and Applications / Centre for Research and Technology Hellas, Ptolemais, Greece
Prof. Damien Giurco, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, Australia
Prof. Francesco Gonella, Ca' Foscari Venice University, Mestre-Venezia, Italy
Prof. Dušan Gvozdenac, Univeristy of Novi Sad, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Novi Sad, Serbia
Dr. Martin Hájek, University of Pardubice, Pardubice, Czech Republic
Prof. Pavel Hasal, University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
Prof. Carla Henriques, INESC Coimbra and ISCAC Business School, Coimbra, Portugal
Prof. Iñaki Heras-Saizarbitoria, University of the Basque Country, San Sebastian, Spain
Prof. Liliana Hernández Bello, Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Bogotá, Colombia
Prof. Ahmad Houri, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
Dr. Wen-Hsiu Huang, Ling Tung University, Taichung, Taiwan
Prof. Patricia Iglecias, USP - University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo – SP, Brazil
Prof. Visa Ion, Transilvania University of Brasov, Brasov, Romania
Prof. Dagmar Juchelkova, VSB - Technical University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic
Prof. Sang-Chul Jung, Sunchon National University, Sunchon, Korea South
Prof. Skender Kabashi, University of Prishtina, Skenderaj, Kosovo
Prof. Malgorzata Kacprzak, Czestochowa University of Technology, Czestochowa, Poland
Prof. Yuya Kajikawa, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Prof. Soteris Kalogirou, Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol, Cyprus
Prof. Vladimir Katic, University of Novi Sad-Faculty of Technical Sciences, Novi Sad, Serbia
Prof. Tomaž Katrašnik, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dr. Stjepko Katulić, Faculty of mechanical engineering and naval architecture, Zagreb, Croatia
Dr. Konstantinos Kavvadias, European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), Institute for Energy and Transport (IET), Petten, Netherlands
Prof. Eugeny Kenig, University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany
Dr. Hulya KESKIN CITIROGLU, YIKOB Aydın Investment Monitoring and Coordination Presidency, Aydın, Turkey
Dr. gennadii khavin, National Technical University "KhPI", Kharkiv, Ukraine
Prof. Birol Kilkis, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
Prof. Branko Kontic, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Prof. Milivoje M. Kostic, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, United States
Dr. Ankica Kovač, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Iva Kovacic, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
Prof. Goran Krajačić, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Pradeep Kumar, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Prof. Semjon Kundas, Belarusian National Technical University, Minsk, Belarus
Prof. Shpetim Lajqi, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Prishtina “Hasan Prishtina”, Prishtina, Kosovo
Prof. Raul La Madrid, Universidad de Piura, Piura, Peru
Prof. Gheorghe Lazaroiu, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Prof. Tau Chuan Ling, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Prof. Antonio G. Lopes, Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Prof. Ming-Chang Lu, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Prof. Peter Lund, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
Prof. Thokozani Majozi, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Prof. Isabel Malico, Universidade de Évora, Évora, Portugal
Prof. Sampatrao Manjare, BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus Goa, Zuarinagar, India
Prof. kumudini marathe, ICT,Mumbai, Mumbai, India
Prof. Daniel Marcelo, Universidad de Piura, Piura, Peru
Prof. Anca Marina Marinov, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Dr. Fabio V. Matera, CNR-ITAE, Messina, Italy
Dr. Kenichi Matsumoto, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
Prof. Ignacio Mauleón, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
Prof. Pascal Maussion, Université de Toulouse, LAPLACE, Toulouse cedex 4, France
Prof. Indu Mehrotra, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Dr. Hrvoje Mikulčić, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Prof. Richard Moles, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
Prof. Bernd Möller, Europa Universität Flensburg, Flensburg, Germany
Dr. Jana Moravcová, University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Agriculture, České Budějovice, Czech Republic
Dr. Blanca Moreno, University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
Prof. Claudia Morgado, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Karel Mulder, The Hague University of Applied Science and Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands
Prof. Abdelazim Mohammed Negm, Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, Alexandria, Egypt
Prof. Salvatore Nicosia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Prof. Sandro Nižetić, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Split, Split, Croatia
Prof. Boris. N. Kuznetsov, Siberian Federal University, Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Technology SB RAS FRC KRC SB RAS, Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation
Prof. Zorka Novak Pintarič, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia
Prof. Paweł Ocłoń, Technical University of Krakow, Krakow, Poland
Prof. Abdul Olabi, University of the West of Scotland, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Prof. Miguel Oliveira Panão, Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Dr. Makoto Ooba, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan
Prof. Emrah Özahi, UNIVERSITY OF GAZİANTEP, GAZİANTEP, Turkey
Dr. ADINA PACALA, AQUATIM S.A., TIMISOARA, Romania
Dr. Alla Pakina, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation
Prof. Teijo Palander, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland
Prof. Clara Pardo, Colombian Observatory of Science and Technology, Bogotá, Colombia
Prof. Young-Kwon Park, University of Seoul, Seoul, Korea South
Prof. Victor Paulo Peçanha Esteves, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Giorgia Peri, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Dr. Luka Perković, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Tatjana Petkovska Mircevska, Instiute of Economics, UKIM, Skopje, Macedonia
Prof. Matilde Pietrafesa, Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria, Reggio Calabria, Italy
Prof. Branka Pilić, Faculty of Technology Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia
Dr. JOSE MARIA PONCE-ORTEGA, UNIVERSIDAD MICHOACANA DE SAN NICOLAS DE HIDALGO, MORELIA, Mexico
Dr. Nikola Popov, ELEM (Elektrani na Makedonija), Skopje, Macedonia
Mr. Sveatoslav Postoronca, The Academy of Science of Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova
Prof. Aaron J. Praktiknjo, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
Prof. Dr. Andrej Predin, University of Maribor, Krško, Slovenia
Dr. Tomislav Pukšec, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Vijay R. Raghavan, Independent Reseacher, Chennai, India
Dr. Arne M. Ragossnig, UTC Umwelttechnik und GeoConsulting ZT GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Dr. Francesco Rizzi, Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, Italy
Prof. Gianfranco Rizzo, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Dr. Valérie Roy, MINES ParisTech, Sophia Antipolis cedex, France
Dr. Akshai Runchal, ACRi -- The CFD Innovators, Bel Air, CA, United States
Prof. Liliana Rusu, 'Dunarea de Jos' University of Galati, Galati, Romania
Dr. Dubravko Sabolić, HOPS, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Ichiro Sakata, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Prof. Niko Samec, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia
Mr. Ilija Sazdovski, GIZ MK, Skopje, Macedonia
Dr. Hans Schnitzer, City Lab Graz, Graz, Austria
Prof. Viriato Semiao, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
Prof. Eduardo SERRA, UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DO RIO DE JANEIRO - UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Claudia Sheinbaum, Universidad nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico DF, Mexico
Prof. Ki-Yeol Shin, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, Korea South
Prof. Andres Siirde, Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn, Estonia
Dr. Irem Silajdžić, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Prof. Sreten Škuletić, University of Montenegro, Podgorica, Montenegro
Prof. Izet Smajevic, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dr. Jacek Smolka, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Prof. José Ricardo Sodré, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Prof. Sandra Sofia Ferreira da Silva Caeiro, Universidade Aberta, Lisbon, Portugal
Dr. ANTONIO SORIA-VERDUGO, CARLOS III UNIVERSITY, LEGANES, MADRID, Spain
Prof. Rodney Stewart, Griffith University, Gold Coast City, Australia
Dr. Mirko Stojiljković, University of Niš, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Niš, Niš, Serbia
Prof. Vladimir Strezov, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Dr. Shaharin A. Sulaiman, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Tronoh, Malaysia
Prof. Alexandre Szklo, COPPE/UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Prof. Jan Taler, Tadeusz Kościuszko University of Technology, Cracow, Poland
Prof. Done J. Tashevski, University Sts. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia
Dr. Agnieszka Terelak-Tymczyna, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland, Szczecin, Poland
Prof. Ying Tian, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
Prof. Zeljko Tomsic, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. MIGUEL TORRES GARCIA, UNIVERSIDAD DE SEVILLA, SEVILLA, Spain
Prof. Miroslav Trajanović, University of Niš, Niš, Serbia
Dr. Kim Chi Tran - Gulbrandsen, Petrad-International Programme for Petroleum Management and Administration, Stavanger, Norway
Prof. Lamberto Tronchin, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Prof. Leonid Ulyev, National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute", Kharkiv, Ukraine
Dr. Koichi Unami, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Dr. Rafał Urbaniak, Poznan University of Technology, Poznań, Poland
Dr. Artur Vakhitov, Ecoforum of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Prof. Laura Vanoli, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Cassino, Italy
Prof. Steven Van Passel, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
Dr. Mauro Villarini, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy
Dr. Spyros Voutetakis, CERTH, Thermi, Greece
Prof. Branko Vučijak, Mechanical Engineering Faculty Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Prof. Milan Vujanović, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Michael Walmsley, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Prof. Sharifah Rafidah Wan Alwi, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia
Dr. Endong Wang, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, United States
Prof. Sebastian Werle, Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland
Prof. Lidia Yokoyama, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Prof. Xin Zhang, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China
Prof. Antonio Zuorro, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Prof. Gregor Drago Zupančič, Croteh – Centre for development of sustainable technologies, Zagreb, Croatia
Dr. Katarzyna Zwarycz-Makles, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland

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