The response to the solicitation is overwhelming, and we have
received a total of 277 designs for the International Forum on the
Daodejing emblem in a short span of one month by the
closing date. After careful study and comparison by the panel, the
forum emblem is finally selected from the designs.
The wining design for the Forum emblem comes from
the work of Wang Zhi-tung, the staff from the editorial department
of Military Unit of the Main Hospital of the Shenyang Military
Region. In his design, he employed the word "Dao"
(Tao) written by the famous calligrapher Wang Xianzhi as the
main design element, and the overall design looked fully depicting
the main theme of the forum to foster a harmonious world through
Source: The Hong Kong Organizing Committee
(China.org.cn December 20, 2006)