Distinguished Paper Award



Predictors and Effects of Grade Repetition in Spain Álvaro Choi, University of Barcelona, Spain
María Gil, Universitaria de Cantoblanco, Spain
Mauro Mediavilla, University of Valencia, Spain
Javier Valbuena, University of Valencia, Spain
PSecond Language Group Discussion Participation: A Closer Examination of ‘Barriers’ and ‘Boosts’ Robert Stroud, Hosei University, Japan
Vocabulary fostered and Thai identity forged through English lessons: Elementary students Budsaba Kanoksilapatham, Silpakorn University, Thailand
Tipawan Chansri-Ngam, Uttaradit Rajabhat University, Thailand
21st Century Education and Learning: Transformational Leadership Roles of Principal towards Teachers’ Performance Simin Ghavifekr, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Does Mother Love Me? Does Mother Love Me not?The Interaction between Maternal Love of Middle Aged Women and Perceptions of Their Adolescent Children: a Maternal-Child Matched-Pair Study in Taiwan Huang, Shu-Man, Taiwan Shoufu University, Taiwan
Chou, Li-Tuan, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Yip, Ming Fun, Taiwan Shoufu University, Taiwan
Chang, Kuei-Chou, Taiwan Shoufu University, Taiwan


Harmonics Mitigation in Grid-Connected Wind–Photovoltaic Hybrid Generation System Maged N. F. Nashed, Electronics Research Institute, Egypt
Mona Eskander, Electronics Research Institute, Egypt

Design principles for stiffness adjustment in soft material robotics using layer jamming

Sebastian Blankemeyer, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Jenna Losensky, Ohio State University, Germany
Jan Peters, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Annika Raatz, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

The Viscoelastic Behavior of Alginate Hydrogels for Cartilage applications

Hussein Mishbak, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Dhurgham A. Kadhim, University of Thi-Qar, Iraq
Roberto Donno, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Paulo Bartolo, University of Manchester, United Kingdom


What If They Had Passed the Balls? Shooting

Decision of NBA Players

Ted Chang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Exploring the Antecedents and Consequences of Customer Participation in Value Co-Creation

Ali Mursid, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan

Conceptualising Built Heritage Commodification of Boutique Hotels in George Town World Heritage Site, Penang, Malaysia

Suraiyati Rahman, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Nor Zarifah Maliki, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
A. Ghafar Ahmad, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia


The Impact of Knowledge Sharing through Social Networks on Students’ Academic Performance

Manal M. N. Sharabati, University Kadoorie, Palestine
Applying the Business Ecosystem Perspective in Analyzing TenCent’s Strategy on its Expansion of Internet Finance Service Industry Chien-Liang Kuo, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan
Li-Li Zhang, MinJiang University, China