There are less than 2 days left! Almost 500 designs have been
submitted, thank you! You are amazing! Of the 500 designs, we are
currently looking at 30 different designs from 30 different
We have learned a lot, but we still don't know what we want :). So
field is still wide open! Currently the designs are in two groups,
cartoons in color or B/W depicting someone doing simulation or
instruments somehow interconnected or intertwined creating the logo.
But we, more or less, now know some of the things we don't want:
We don't want abstract designs which say nothing about simulation,
like variations on the Nike logo
We don't want designs in a cross. You can use the cross in your
design, but don't use it as a frame.
We don't want head designs with circuitry
We don't want something with only circuitry, you need to add the
We don't want a funny robot with a cross on his breast
We don't want a copy of the Android logo
We don't want a copy of the UNICEF, UNHCR or WHO logo
We don't want a copy of various sports organizations
We don't want a copy of Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man
We don't want a copy of Michelangelo's Creation of Adam
We don't want logos from the movie "The Lawnmover Man"
We don't want a logo based on the HIV virus
We don't want a red or blue pictogram man in the logo. We are not a
toilet sign manufacturer or an airport. It is too simple. You can use
any color you like, but do it aesthetically. And perhaps make some
facial features such as hair or ears (facial features are NOT a
Good luck everybody!