The Best Paper Award from SPIRE 2018, was given to the paper:
Efficient Computation of Sequence Mappability
by: Mai Alzamel, Panagiotis Charalampopoulos, Costas Iliopoulos, Tomasz Kociumaka, Solon Pissis, Jakub Radoszewski and Juliusz Straszyński
Congratulations for the authors !!!
The prize consisted in a 1000 eur prize supported by Springer, and the corresponding certificate from the organization.