Front Cover
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Message from the Steering Committee Chair
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Contents Page
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Programme Committees
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Keynote Speakers
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Keynote Speaker 1
Professor Charles Kim
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Keynote Speaker 2
Dr Evangelos Pournaras
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Keynote Speaker 3
Dr Gary Wills
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Keynote Speaker 4
Professor Anne James
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Keynote Speaker 5
Professor Steven Furnell
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Keynote Speaker 6
Enrico Malfa
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Tracks
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Track Speaker 1: Chien-fei Chen
Title: Promoting voluntary peak demand response behaviors in the United States: A special examination across income groups
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Track Speaker 2: Chien-fei Chen
Title: The social-psychological factors affecting willingness to adopt smart meters and smart home energy management system in the United States
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Sessions
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Session 1: Sustainable Energy Management
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Title: Field Based Photovoltaic Power Degradation Rates In Oman- Case Study
Authors: Mohamed Shaik Honnurvali, N.Gupta, Keng Goh
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Page(s): 21-24

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Title: Real-Time Data Analytics for Industrial Energy Management
Authors: Marcel Graus, Philipp Niemietz, Michaela Hiller, Mohammad Touhidur Rahman
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Page(s): 25-31

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Title: Examining drivers of renewable energy adoption: Evidence from a developing country Pakistan
Authors: Shah Rukh Shakeel, Saleem ur Rahman, Sohail Kamran
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Page(s): 32-37

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Title: Public participation in solid waste management during mega festivals: A pilot study
Authors: Muhammad Abdulredha, Rafid AL khaddar, David Jordan, Ali Alattabi, Ali Alzeyadi
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Title: Graphene Vessel for Collecting of Spilled Oil
Authors: Wonji Jung, Taewoo Kim, Yong Hyup Kim
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Session 2: Sustainability and Green Computing
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Title: Design of a load-bearing mycelium structure through informed structural engineering: The MycoTree at the 2017 Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism
Authors: Felix Heisel, Karsten Schlesier, Juney Lee, Matthias Rippmann, Nazanin Saeidi, Alireza Javadian, Adi Reza Nugroho, Dirk Hebel, Philippe Block
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Title: Audit of an Organisation’s ICT Systems for Flexible Working
Authors: Joseph Thackray, Ah-Lian Kor, Colin Pattinson, Lesley Earle
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Title: Investigation of a UK Financial Organisation’s Green Computing Strategy
Authors: Joseph Thackray, Lesley Earle, Ah-Lian Kor, Colin Pattinson
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Title: Wireless Personal Area Networks: A Survey of Low-Rate and Low-Power Network Technologies
Authors: Josiah E. Balota, Colin Pattinson, Ah-Lian Kor
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Session 3: Sustainable Energy Technologies
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Title: Air cooling and magnetic separation in BOF slags: An evaluation for pellets production
Authors: Vitantonio Colucci, Teresa Annunziata Branca, Valentina Colla, Lea Romaniello
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Title: Microwave irradiation and citric acid assisted phytomanagement of Nickel contaminated soils and wastewater through Brassica napus L.
Authors: Mujahid Farid, Rashid Saeed, Shafaqat Ali, Muhammad Rizwan
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Title: Embedded Trusted Monitoring and Management Modules for Smart Solar Panels
Authors: Sara Chaychian, Emilio Mistretta, Colin Mallett, Marcus Lee, Georgios Pissanidis, Soodamani Ramalingam, Hock Gan, Dave Wisely
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Page(s): 83-87

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Title: Sustainable grey water treatment unit for a regenerative house
Authors: Mohammad Ramezanianpour, Muttucumaru Sivakumar
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Title: The Effect of Sustainable Capabilities on Eco-Innovation and Environmental Performance
Author: Mohamed Gamal Aboelmaged
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Session 4: Sustainable Energy Technologies
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Title: Large-scale desalination and solar energy: End-uses of parabolic through collectors and doubleeffect absorption heat pumps
Authors: Antonio Colmenar-Santos, Andrés León-Betancor, Enrique Rosales Asensio, David Borge-Diez
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Title: Storage systems and solar photovoltaic plants: A novel method to improve their performance
Authors: Antonio Colmenar-Santos, Mario Monteagudo-Mencucci, Enrique Rosales Asensio, África López-Rey
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Title: Advanced Energy Machines in Southern Europe: The PAWEC Technology
Authors: J.P. Paredes-Sánchez, C. Álvarez-Peña
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Title: Model for Waste to Energy: A Wood Industry Case for Thermal Boiler
Authors: J.P. Paredes-Sánchez, C. Álvarez-Peña
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Title: New sensors for nitro-containing explosives and pollutants
Authors: Albert F. Khasanov, Olga S. Taniya, Dmitry S. Kopchuk, Igor S. Kovalev, Grigory V. Zyryanov, Valery N. Charushin, Oleg N. Chupakhin
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