06 May 2021

We are delighted to announce that the newly designed logo of the Department of Ocean Science (OCES) of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) won the 27th Annual Communicator Award of Distinction under the category "Design & Print - Corporate Communications - Corporate Identity-Logo - Educational Institution”.

The Communicator Awards is an international award program recognizing excellence, effectiveness, and innovation across all areas of communication. With almost 5,000 entries globally, it is one of the largest competitions of its kind in the world.

The Communicator Awards is sanctioned and judged by the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts (AIVA), an invitation-only group consisting of top-tier professionals from acclaimed media, communications, advertising, creative and marketing firms.

Thank you very much for all colleagues in providing suggestions to the design company throughout the making of department logo.

2021 Corporate Communications Winner's list: https://www.communicatorawards.com/winners/list/?event=1044&category=191...

*Design Concept*
Using the fluidity and movement of the waves to sketch the characters of "OCES", showing the high mobility and the power of the ocean science, which changes every second. This logo is full of energy and eye-catching.