Prof. Dr. Nikos Salingaros
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at San Antonio, One UTSA Circle San Antonio, Texas 78249, USA
Interests: pattern languages; design complexity; architectural design; architectural theory; biophilia, fractals; urbanism; urban design; planning; neuroarchitecture; mathematics of architecture; adaptive architecture; resilience; social housing; architecture and religion

Prof. Dr. Jamal Abedi
Affiliation: School of Education, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616-5270, USA
Interests: the assessment and accommodations for English language learners

Prof. Dr. Song-Chong Lee
Affiliation: Religious Studies Faculty, University of Findlay, 1000 N. Main St., Findlay, OH 45840, USA
Interests: Asian religion (Confucianism and Buddhism); Korean religion and philosophy; religious education; Cosmpolitiansm


Prof. Dr. Tetsuji Yamada
Affiliation: Department of Economics, Rutgers University, the State University of New Jersey, Camden, NJ 08102, USA
Interests: health economics; economics of health behavior and health education; public health and health promotion; economics of social welfare and public policy; cost benefit/effective analysis; applied microeconomics; pharmaceutical economics


Prof. Dr. Adrian Neagu
Affiliation: Department of Functional Sciences, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara, Piata Eftimie Murgu No. 2-4, 300041 Timisoara, Romania
Interests: biophysical theory and modeling; multicellular self-assembly; three-dimensional (3D) bioprinting; tissue engineering

Prof. Dr. Jean W. H. Yong
Affiliation: Department of Biosystems and Technology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Alnarp, Sweden
Interests: phytohormones; photosynthesis; biostimulants; sustainable horticulture; mangroves

Dr. Antonio Riva
Affiliation: Institute of Hepatology (Foundation for Liver Research) and King's College London, London, UK
Interests: cellular and molecular immunology; inflammation; innate immunity; adaptive immunity; immunology of infectious diseases; liver immunology; viral immunology; peptides and vaccines; biomarkers of disease; multiparametric flow cytometry; luminex and other multiplex assessments; statistics; bioinformatics

Prof. Dr. Ana Marta Gonçalves
Affiliation: Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra, 3004-517 Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: Fatty acids; Proteins; amino acids; carbohidrates; fibres content; Ecotoxicology; Aquatic Ecology; Trophic webs; Microplastics

Prof. Dr. Christopher R. Bryant
Affiliation: 1. Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada; 2. Adjunct Professor, School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Interests: the adaptation of human activities to climatic change, especially agriculture; sustainable community development; rural development; land use planning; strategic management/planning of development including agriculture); community participation; the dynamics and planning of urban agriculture, including pioneer work on adaptation behavior under stressful conditions

Prof. Dr. Milva Pepi
Affiliation: Department of Integrative Marine Ecology, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Villa Comunale, 80121 Napoli, Italy
Interests: microbiology of coastal and lagoon areas; pathogenic microorganisms and public health; sustainability; bacteria of biogeochemical cycles; microbial metabolisms and valorization of agro-industrial substrates in circular economy contexts

Prof. Dr. Antonella Prisco
Affiliation: Istituto di Genetica e Biofisica "Adriano Buzzati Traverso" (IGB), CNR, Naples, Italy
Interests: The regulation of the immune response: vaccine design, phage-based vaccines, Virus-like-particle vaccines, protein vaccines, Alzheimer's Disease immunotherapy, induction of immune responses to self-antigens, correlates of vaccine efficacy, signaling in T cell development and activation, T cell receptor repertoire in Coeliac disease, T cell receptor repertoire of antigen-specific T cell lines. Modeling of biological phenomena: X chromosome inactivation, pairing of homologous chromosomes, chromatin organization


Prof. Dr. Victoria Samanidou
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: analytical chemistry; sample preparation; separations; HPLC; extraction techniques

Prof. Dr. George Z. Kyzas
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, International Hellenic University, Kavala 65404, Greece
Interests: wastewater treatment; polymers; decontamination; materials; sorption; nanobubbles; transportation phenomena

Prof. Dr. Carmine Capacchione
Affiliation: General and Inorganic Chemistry at Department of Chemistry and Biology "Adolfo Zambelli", University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
Interests: polyolefins; polycarbonates; polyesters; carbon dioxide; bio-based polymers; homogeneous catalysis

Prof. Dr. Poul Erik Hansen
Affiliation: Departemnt of Science and Environment, Roskilde University, Roskilde, Denmark
Interests: nuclear magnetic resonance; hydrogen bonding; isotope effects; natural products; humic substances

Prof. Dr. Bimal Krishna Banik
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, College of Sciences and Human Studies, Deanship of Research Development, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Interests: organic synthesis; medicinal chemistry; green chemistry; catalysis and drug discovery

Prof. Dr. Stefano Falcinelli
Affiliation: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Perugia, 06125 Perugia, Italy
Interests: chemistry and materials technology; environmental chemistry

Prof. Dr. Antonello Santini
Affiliation: Department of Pharmacy, University of Naples Federico II, Via D. Montesano 49, 80131 Naples, Italy
Interests: food chemistry; safety; food safety; nutraceuticals; nanonutraceuticals; recovery from byproducts of the food indystry; food contaminants; food supplements; contaminants; risk assesment; mycotoxins and secondary metabolites; chemistry and food education; food analysis; analytical chemistry; novel techniques for sustainable products; bioavailability; mechanism of action of nutraceuticals and nanonutraceuticals


Prof. Dr. Anshuman Bhardwaj
Affiliation: Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering, Luleå University of Technology, 97187 Luleå, Sweden
Interests: remote sensing; glaciology; UAV; planetary science; cryosphere

Prof. Dr. Shifeng Dai
Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Coal Resources and Safe Mining, China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing), Beijing 100083, China
Interests: coal mineralogy; coal geochemistry; coal petrology; coal geochemistry; coal combustion products

Prof. Dr. Andreas N. Angelakis
Affiliation: 1. HAO-Demeter, Agricultural Research Institution of Crete, Iraklion, Greece; 2. Hellenic Union of Municipal Enterprises for Water Supply and Sewerage, Larissa, Greece.
Interests: waste water treatment and water reuse; small and decentralized wastewater management systems; water and wastewater technologies in ancient civilizations

Prof. Dr. Valentine Udoh James
Affiliation: Department of Biology and Geosciences, College of Arts, Education, and Sciences, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, PA 16214, USA
Interests: sustainable development and sustainability; conservation of natural resources; environmental sciences; environmental management; environmental planning and policy; Africa's ecology

Prof. Dr. Maxim Yu. Vieira
Affiliation: Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS), Department of Geography, University of Minho, Campus de Azurém, 4800-058 Guimarães, Portugal
Interests: physical geography; geomorphology; soil erosion; natural hazards; geoheritage; geoconservation; GIS; remote sensing; spatial analysis

Prof. Dr. Yuji Murayama
Affiliation: Faculty of Life & Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 305-8572, Japan
Interests: geoinformatics; GIS; remote sensing; spatial analysis; urban geography; environmental science

Prof. Dr. Gemine Vivone
Affiliation: 1. Institute of Methodologies for Environmental Analysis, CNR-IMAA, 85050 Tito Scalo, Italy; 2. Department of Information Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Applied Mathematics, University of Salerno, 84084 Fisciano, Italy.
Interests: data fusion; target detection and tracking; remote sensing

Prof. Dr. Daniele Contini
Affiliation: Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (ISAC), National Research Council (CNR), Str. Prv. Lecce-Monteroni km 1.2, 73100 Lecce, Italy
Interests: atmosphere composition; toxicological effects of atmospheric aerosols and sources; characterisation of aerosol sources; receptor models; air quality and health; turbulent fluxes; particle deposition; nucleation process


Prof. Dr. César M. A. Vasques
Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: dynamics; vibration and damping; smart materials and structures; computational and experimental mechanics; mechatronics and structural control; structural acoustics; structural health monitoring; impact and wave propagation; composite structures; machine design; power transformers design

Prof. Dr. Masa Noguchi
Affiliation: Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
Interests: zero energy mass customised housing; low carbon emission sustainable community development; design engineering; ZEMCH Network

Prof. Dr. Ali Bahadori-Jahromi
Affiliation: School of Computing and Engineering, University Of West London, London, UK
Interests: sustainable engineering; building simulation; building design; building engineering; building envelope; carbon dioxide (Co2)

Prof. Dr. Marcelo Godoy Simões
Affiliation: Colorado School of Mines, Electrical Engineering Department, Golden, CO 80401, USA
Interests: power electronics; smart-grid; power systems; power quality; renewable energy systems; artificial intelligence; motor drives

Prof. Dr. Massimiliano Lo Faro
Affiliation: Istituto di Tecnologie Avanzate per l'Energia "Nicola Giordano" - Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (ITAE-CNR), Via Salita S. Lucia Sopra Contesse 5, 98126 Messina, Italy
Interests: fuel cell; electrolyser; sensor; battery; air treatment device; protonic conductors; oxygen ion conductors; cermets; electrochemistry; mixed ionic electronic conductors

Prof. Dr. Ramesh K. Agarwal
Affiliation: William Palm Professor of Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, 1 Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130, USA
Interests: mechanical and aerospace engineering; energy and environment; computational fluid dynamics and computational physics (computational acoustics; computational electromagnetics; computational materials science and manufacturing; computational geo-sciences and computational combustion); fluid dynamics and heat transfer; hypersonic flow and rarefied gas dynamics; aerodynamics; ground effect aerodynamics; green aviation; turbo-machinery and pumps; microfluidics; bio-fluid mechanics; flow and flight control; chemical looping combustion; carbon capture; utilization and sequestration; wind, solar and bio-energy, climate modeling etc.

Prof. Dr. Antonio Formisano
Affiliation: Department of Structures for Engineering and Architecture, School of Polytechnic and Basic Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Piazzale V. Tecchio, 80 - 80125 Naples, Italy
Interests: structural engineering

Prof. Dr. Jaume Anguera
Affiliation: 1. IEEE Fellow; 2. Chief Scientist and Founder Partner at Fractus Antennas, 08174 Barcelona, Spain; 3. Associate Professor at Department of Electronics and Telecommunication, Universitat RamonLlull, 08022 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: antennas; microstrip antennas; small and multiband antennas; fractals; antenna booster; transparent antennas; matching networks

Prof. Dr. Alessio Siciliano
Affiliation: Department of Environmental Engineering, University of Calabria, 87036 Rende (Cosenza), Italy
Interests: water and wastewater treatment; waste treatment; biogas production from organic residues; remediation of contaminated sites; water bodies quality

Prof. Dr. Jandro Abot
Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064, USA
Interests: carbon nanotube fibers; composite materials; sensors and structural health monitoring; applied mechanics


Prof. Dr. Raffaele Barretta
Affiliation: Department of Structures for Engineering and Architecture, University of Naples Federico II, Via Claudio, 21-80125 Naples, Italy
Interests: mechanics of nanostructures and nanocomposites; advanced materials; nonlocal constitutive models; functionally graded materials; generalized continua; beams, plates and shells; MEMS and NEMS

Prof. Dr. Michael R. Koblischka
Affiliation: Institute of Experimental Physics, Saarland University, P. O. Box 151150, D-66044 Saarbrücken, Germany
Interests: microscopic imaging (sem, 1.9ebsd, tem, afm, stm); magnetic force microscopy; magneto-optic imaging (kerr effect, faraday effect); magneticmaterials (nd-fe-b, manganites, ferrites); superconducting materials; flux pinning

Prof. Dr. Alessandro De Giacomo
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Bari and CNR-NANOTEC, Via Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: laser plasmas; nanoparticles; plasmon enhanced photo-ablation; plasmonics; plasma processing for NPs production

Prof. Dr. Benjamín Solsona
Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering, ETSE, Universitat de València, Burjassot, 46100 Valencia, Spain
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; selective oxidation reactions; dehydrogenation; environmental catalysis (catalytic VOCs removal); metal oxides; nanoparticles

Prof. Dr. Chiara Maccato
Affiliation: Chemical Science Department, Padova University, Via Marzolo, 1–35131 Padova, Italy
Interests: metal oxide nanomaterials; chemical vapour deposition; photocatalysis; electrocatalysis; sensing

Prof. Dr. Jose L. Arias
Affiliation: Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Campus Universitario de Cartuja s/n, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: active drug targeting; biomedical applications of colloids and nanoparticles; biopharmacy; drug absorption; drug delivery; drug release; formulation and evaluation of pharmaceutical dosage forms; hyperthermia-based anticancer treatment; in vivo fate of nanoplatforms; ligand–receptor interactions and nanoparticle endocytosis; long-circulating nanoparticles; magnetic colloids; nanoteranosis; passive drug targeting; PEGylated nanoparticles; pharmaceutical technology; pharmacokinetics; stimuli sensitive nanostructures; surface chemistry and interface science; surface functionalization of nanoparticles

Prof. Dr. Rodrigo Martins
Affiliation: CENIMAT/i3N, Department of Materials Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Campus de Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: functional nanomaterials; paper electronics; advanced functional materials; thin film solar cells; nanotechnologies

Prof. Dr. Xiao Hu
Affiliation: Department of Physics and Astronomy, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biosciences, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ 08028, USA
Interests: polymer; biomaterials; biomacromolecules; regenerative medicine; drug delivery; nanotechnology

Prof. Dr. Swee Leong Sing
Affiliation: Singapore Centre for 3D Printing, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Interests: laser-materials interactions; laser based advanced manufacturing; powder bed fusion; directed energy deposition; additive manufacturing; 3D printing; biomaterials

Prof. Dr. Mikhail Sheremet
Affiliation: Laboratory on Convective Heat and Mass Transfer, Tomsk State University, 634050 Tomsk, Russia
Interests: heat and mass transfer; porous media; nanofluids; phase change materials; numerical simulation

Prof. Dr. Francisco J. G. Silva
Affiliation: ISEP–School of Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of Porto, 4249-015 Porto, Portugal
Interests: wear; hard coatings; materials; manufacturing processes (machining; welding; forming; die-cast injection; plastic moulding); industrial management.

Prof. Dr. Sergei Alexandrov
Affiliation: Ishlinsky Institute for Problems in Mechanics Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Interests: plasticity theory and its applications

Prof. Dr. Michael I. Ojovan
Affiliation: Department of Materials, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Interests: glass; viscosity; glass transition; Rydberg matter; glass-composite materials; nuclear waste; immobilisation

Prof. Dr. Mazeyar Parvinzadeh Gashti
Affiliation: Research and Development Laboratory, PRE Labs Inc., #100-2600 Enterprise Way, Kelowna, BC V1X 7Y5, Canada
Interests: synthesis of crystals by gel diffusion; evaluation of biopolymer gels in crystals by microscopic techniques; UV-induced gel formation; biocomposites for biological applications and drug delivery, Surface modification of polymers and textiles


Prof. Dr. Raffaele Di Gregorio
Affiliation: IFToMM representative, Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, 44122 Ferrara, Italy
Interests: kinematics; dynamics; mechanism and machine theory;parallel manipulators; robot mechanics; biomechanics; vehicle mechanics;robotics

Prof. Dr. Mark J. Jackson
Affiliation: School of Interdisciplinary Studies, College of Technology and Aviation,Kansas State University, Polytechnic Campus, Salina, KS 67401, USA
Interests: machine tools; machining; grinding; physics and chemistry of solids; advanced manufacturing

Prof. Dr. Thaier Hayajneh
Affiliation: Fordham Center for Cybersecurity, Fordham University, New York, NY 10023, USA
Interests: wireless networking security; system’s security; information assurance and privacy; crypto-resilient attacks; applied cryptography; blockchain and cryptocurrency; IoT security and privacy; cyberphysical systems and WBAN security; steganography; lightweight cryptographic algorithms and protocols; cloud-computing security; ad hoc and WSNs; ecure remote patient monitoring systems; computer networks protocols and QoS; and wireless networks coexistence

Prof. Dr. Antonios Gasteratos
Affiliation: Department of Production and Management Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Vas. Sophias 12, GR-671 00 Xanthi, Greece
Interests: robotics; computer vision; mechatronics; navigation

Prof. Dr. Alfredo Cuzzocrea
Affiliation: DISPES Department, University of Calabria, ItalyVia P. Bucci, 1B, 87036 Rende, Italy
Interests: database; data mining; data warehousing; distributed computing; artificial intelligence

Prof. Dr. Costas Busch
Affiliation: Computer Science and Engineering Division, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Interests: distributed algorithms and data structures; communication algorithms; wireless and sensor networks; algorithmic game theory

Prof. Dr. Mark Burgin
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of California, Box 951555, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Interests: information theory; communication theory and technology; algorithmic information; information science; theory of knowledge; information processing systems and technology; theory of algorithms, automata and computation; complexity; knowledge management; theory of technology; cognition and epistemology; software engineering; schema theory

Prof. Dr. Clemente Cesarano
Affiliation: Section of Mathematics - Uninettuno University, Vittorio Emanuele II, 39, 00186 Roma, Italy
Interests: special functions; orthogonal polynomials; differential equations; numerical analysis; fractional calculus; operator theory; Lie algebra

Prof. Dr. Ephraim Suhir
Affiliation: 1. Department of Mechanics and Materials, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, USA; 2. ERS Co., 727 Alvina Ct., Los Altos, CA 94024, USA
Interests: applied mathematics; applied mechanics; probabilistic methods in reliability engineering; technical diagnostics; composite and smart materials and systems; shock and vibrations analyses and testing; thermal stress analysis; human-in-the-loop; aerospace missions success and safety

Prof. Dr. Ahmad Taher Azar
Affiliation: 1. Robotics and Internet-of-Things Lab (RIOTU), Prince Sultan University, Riyadh 11586, Saudi Arabia; 2. Faculty of Computers and Artificial Intelligence, Benha University, Benha 13518, Egypt
Interests: control theory & applications; robotics; process control; artificial intelligence; machine learning

Prof. Dr. Xiao-Jun Yang
Affiliation: 1. State Key Laboratory for Geomechanics and Deep Underground Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou 221116, China; 2. School of Mechanics and Civil Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou 221116, China
Interests: mathematical physics; fractional calculus and applications; fractals, analytical number theory; special functions and viscoelasticity

Prof. Dr. Kamran Munir
Affiliation: Computer Science and Creative Technologies, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
Interests: Data Science; Big Data​ and Analytics; Artificial Intelligence​.


Prof. Dr. Tommaso Angelone
Affiliation: Lab of Cellular and Molecular Cardiac Patho-physiology, Departmrnt of Biology, Ecology and Earth Sciences, University of Calabria, 87036 Arcavacata di Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: ardioprotection; myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury; cardiotoxicity; hypertension; cardiometabolic syndrome; intracellular signaling; chromogranins; selenoproteins

Prof. Dr. Sandro Ardizzone
Affiliation: Gastrointestinal Unit, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco -Department of Biochemical and Clinical Sciences "L. Sacco", University of Milan, 20157 Milano, Italy
Interests: IBD; therapy; immunomodulation; biologic therapy;cell-based therapy

Prof. Dr. Harry H.X. Wang
Affiliation: School of Public Health, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China
Interests: hypertension and cardiovascular diseases; multimorbidity and long-term conditions; primary Health Care; epidemiology and health services research

Prof. Dr. Vittorio Gentile
Affiliation: Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Naples, Italy
Interests: biochemistry and molecular biology of transglutaminases; neurodegeneration

Prof. Dr. Samir Nammour
Affiliation: 1. Director of the European Inter-university post-graduate: "Oral Laser Application" (EMDOLA group); Director of the post-graduate ; Laser Applications in Dental Medicine, Department of Dental Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Liege, Quai Godfroid Kurth 45, 4020 Liege, Belgium; 2. Director of International relations of the of the World Federation for Laser Dentistry (WFLD); Former president of the World Federation for Laser Dentistry (WFLD)
Interests: oral surgery; laser dentistry; fluoride; dentinal adhesives; dentinal hypersensitivit; peri-implantitis; periodontitis

Prof. Dr. Pedro Berjano
Affiliation: IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Milan, Italy
Interests: spine surgery; spinal deformity; minimally invasive spine surgery; outcomes evaluation in orthopedics

Dr. Alessandra Durazzo
Affiliation: CREA-Research Centre for Food and Nutrition, Via Ardeatina 546, 00178 Rome, Italy.
Interests: natural products; bioactive compounds; antioxidants; food quality; nutrition; food composition databases; dietary supplements; herbs; botanicals; natural substances databases; synthesis; bioavailability, metabolic pathways

Dr. Massimo Lucarini
Affiliation: CREA-Research Centre for Food and Nutrition
Interests: food quality; bioactive compounds; antioxidants; nutrition; metabolism; foods; biodiversity; Sustainability; bioavailability; beverages; meat; biorefinery; vegetable; fish; fibre; fatty acids; milk; cereals; food composition database; natural product


Prof. Dr. Maxim Yu. Khlopov
Affiliation: 1. Virtual Institute of Astroparticle Physics of Laboratory of Astroparticle Physics and Cosmology 10, rue Alice Domon et Léonie Duquet, 75205 Paris Cedex 13, France; 2. Center for Cosmoparticle Physics “Cosmion” and National Research Nuclear University “MEPHI” (Moscow State Engineering Physics Institute), Kashirskoe Shosse 31, Moscow 115409, Russia
Interests: cosmoparticle physics; cosmology and particle physics; physics of dark matter and the early universe; physics beyond the standard model

Prof. Dr. Pavel Gurikov
Affiliation: Institute of Thermal Separation Processes, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany
Interests: aerogels; polysaccharides; processes in supercritical fluids and their thermodynamics; biomedical applications; coarse-grained modeling; thermodynamics of fluid phase equilibria


Prof. Dr. Michael McAleer
Affiliation: Department of Finance, College of Management, Asia University, Taichung 41354, Taiwan
Interests: economics, financial econometrics, quantitative finance, risk and financial management, econometrics, statistics, time series analysis, energy economics and finance, sustainability, environmental modelling, carbon emissions, climate change econometrics, forecasting, informatics, and data mining

Prof. Dr. Chia-Lin Chang
Affiliation: Department of Applied Economics and Department of Finance, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung 402, Taiwan
Interests: economics; econometrics; financial econometrics; statistics; quantitative finance; risk and financial management; energy economics and finance; applied time series analysis; forecasting; technology and innovation; industrial organization; health and medical economics; tourism research and management

Prof. Dr. Andrea Appolloni
Affiliation: Department of Management and Law, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Columbia, 2 – Rome 00133, Italy
Interests: supply chain management; sourcing & procurement in the public and private sector; e-procurement; sustainable and green procurement/sourcing; sustainable global sourcing; sustainable development and corporate social responsibility

Prof. Dr. Sandro Serpa
Affiliation: Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of the Azores, 9500-321 Ponta Delgada, Portugal
Interests: society 5.0; education and sustainability; sociology of organizations; teaching sociology; scientific communication

Prof. Dr. Mark A. Runco
Affiliation: SOU Director of Creativity Research & Programming, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR 97520, USA
Interests: creativity; psychology of the arts and innovation