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Congratulations to Costas Bekas, IBM Research - Zurich, who has been selected to deliver a keynote at the 11th International Conference on Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics, to be held 6-9 September 2015 in Krakow, Poland. The PPAM 2015 conference will cover topics in parallel and distributed computing, including theory and applications, as well as applied mathematics. The focus will be on models, algorithms, and software tools which facilitate efficient and convenient utilization of modern parallel and distributed computing architectures, as well as on large-scale applications, including big data problems.