The 26th International Conference in Operator Theory, organized jointly in Timisoara by the Institute of Mathematics *Simion Stoilow* of the Romanian Academy and the West University in Timisoara, will take place between June 27 and July 2, 2016.

The editors of the Journal of Operator Theory:

H. Bercovici, A. Böttcher, M. Dadarlat, S. Vaes, and F.-H. Vasilescu,

constitute the Steering Committee of the conference.

As usually, the conference is devoted to operator theory, operator algebras and their applications (differential operators, complex functions, mathematical physics, matrix analysis, system theory, etc.).