Dionyssos Kounades-Bastian (PhD student) and his co-authors received the “Best Student Paper Award” at IEEE WASPAA’15 for the paper A Variational EM Algorithm for the Separation of Moving Sound Sources. The conference took place in New Paltz, NY, USA, October 2015. There were six papers nominated for the award, out of a total of 80 (oral and poster) papers presented at the workshop. The IEEE WASPAA workshop series is among the premier international forums in the field of audio and acoustic signal processing, held every other year. The work is funded by the EU STREP project EARS and the ERC Advanced Grant VHIA.