Awards & Grants


The IEEE Electronics Packaging Society, a SPI 2024 Sponsor, is pleased to provide a special Travel Grant to two (2) students making a presentation at the workshop. The Grants are intended to support all costs directly tied to the event’s attendance, with reimbursements up to the limits of $ 1300 for students from European institutions and $ 2100 for students from non-European institutions.

Congratulations to
Morten Schierholz
Hamburg University of Technology, Germany

Congratulations to
Tim Pattyn
Ghent University, Belgium



The Best Student Paper Award recognizes excellence in research for submitted papers primarily authored and presented by a student at the workshop.

Congratulations to
Tim Pattyn
Ghent University, Belgium

for the paper
Differential Interconnects with Integrated Equalization and Common-Mode Filtering
for Broadband Signal Integrity Enhancement in High-Speed PAM-4 Signaling



The Best Paper Award recognizes the foremost paper among all papers submitted and presented during the workshop.

Congratulations to
Riccardo Trinchero(1), Tommaso Bradde(1), Mihai Telescu(2), Igor Simone Stievano(1)
(1)Politecnico di Torino, Italy; (2)Univ. Brest, CNRS, France

for the paper
Modeling of IC Buffers from Channel Responses via Machine Learning Kernel Regression

Rules and Procedures for
Best Student Paper Award and Student Travel Grants


To be eligible, the applicants must meet the following criteria:
• Be enrolled in a recognized academic graduate degree program (Masters or Doctoral)
• Be the presenting author of an accepted paper (oral or poster)

How to apply

Until March 15th, 2024, the applicants must send an e-mail to the workshop Secretariat with the subject Student Awards Application and the following information:
• Applicant’s full name
• Title of the accepted paper
• Nomination letter (PDF format, 1-page max.) from the applicant’s advisor or a professor, certifying that the accepted paper is primarily the student’s work

Winners selection

During the workshop, the jury panel will attend each applicant’s presentation. The quality of the presentation, the clarity in replying to questions from the audience and the evaluation made during the review process will be taken into account to select the winners.

Information for winners

The Student Awards can be cumulative. Instructions to request the Travel Grant’s reimbursements will be provided after the workshop ends.