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BOOM 2017 Logo Design Contest Announced!

The prize is an Apple Mini iPad!

BOOM LOGO IS USED FOR:

SWAG-T-shirts, Invitations, Programs, Posters!

On Our Website!

Deadline: October 21, 2016!

Only Cornell students are eligible to enter.

For all logos, these are the guidelines:

The design must contain the words “BOOM 2017” and “Bits On Our Minds.” These can be lower- or upper-case. Do not use any additional text.

  1. Your logo(s) cannot closely resemble any existing logo.
  2.  Images that use brains, bombs, or light bulbs will NOT be considered.
  3. BOOM will retain all rights to the winning logo.
  4. No logos that infringe on copyright will be considered—this includes parody images.

Multiple submissions are encouraged!!!

How to Submit Your Logo?  Submit to boom@cornell.edu

Submit your logo(s) in the following format:

  • JPEG or PDF
  • The winner will be required to provide original working files, with all text converted to shapes. If your logo is a high-res image, you must also make a simplified vector version in 3 colors or less.
  • If your logo is a vector image in three colors or less to begin with, there’s no need to submit other versions.

If you have any questions, email boom@cornell.edu

We look forward to seeing your work!

TimeWarner Cable News Coverage of BOOM

http://www.ny1.com/nys/watertown/news/2015/03/25/annual-technology-event-held-at-cornell-.html

2015 BOOM Award Winners Announced!

2015 BOOM Award Winners

People’s Choice: CUAir

Where’s the BOOM: Embedding Students and Educational Content from Online Courses

Capital One Award: Automated Perforator Flap MRA Reporting

Intel Award: Cornell Mars Rover

GE: IT Imagination at Work Award: Rapid Circuit Prototyping

Bloomberg Award: GIX

Google Moonshot Award: Rapid Circuit Prototyping

Goldman Sachs Award: GIX

For more information on student projects visit boom.cornell.edu.

Project Submission Extension to March 15th.

BOOM has extended the deadline for Project Submission to March 15th, at 11:59pm. We want to see your projects! Win cool prizes!

Great Sponsors!

Thank you to our 2015 BOOM sponsors: Google, General Electric, Capitol One and Bloomberg! We look forward to welcoming you to our new sponsor/student networking reception in Gates Hall following BOOM! This is a great opportunity for you to interact with the students who have submitted projects in this year’s competition.

Save the Date!

BOOM Bits on Our Minds 2015 will be held March 25 from 4:00-6:00 pm in the Duffield Hall Atrium. Free and open to the public!

BOOM 2015 Project Submission is Open!

BOOM 2015 Project Submission is Open! Deadline is 11:59pm on Tuesday, March 10th.  Submission is under the Students and Faculty Tab. We can’t wait to see your project!

BOOM 2015 Logo Contest Now Open

The prize is an Apple Mini iPad!

BOOM LOGO IS USED FOR:

SWAG-T-shrits, Invitations, Programs, Posters!

On Our Website!

Deadline, December 1st!

Only Cornell students are eligible to enter.

For all logos, these are the guidelines:

The design must contain the words “BOOM 2014” and “Bits On Our Minds.” These can be lower- or upper-case. Do not use any additional text.

 

  1. Your logo(s) cannot closely resemble any existing logo.
  2.  Images that use brains, bombs, or light bulbs will NOT be considered.
  3. BOOM will retain all rights to the winning logo.
  4. No logos that infringe on copyright will be considered—this includes parody images.

Multiple submissions are encouraged!!!

 

How to Submit Your Logo?  Submit to boom@cornell.edu

Submit your logo(s) in the following format:

  • Two prints on 8.5×11” paper, with your Name and NetID on the back. Each print should include the high-res and simplified logo, if applicable.
  • If you’re submitting more than one logo, assign each one a number, e.g. “cms242#1, cms242#2”.
  • The winner will be required to provide original working files, with all text converted to shapes. If your logo is a high-res image, you must also make a simplified vector version in 3 colors or less.
  • If your logo is a vector image in three colors or less to begin with, there’s no need to submit other versions.

If you have any questions, email boom@cornell.edu

We look forward to seeing your work!

Congratulations Daniel Wong, Winner of the BOOM 2014 Logo Contest!

BOOM 2014 Logo Winner

BOOM 2014 Logo Winner

Daniel Wong ’14, a graduate student in Mechanical Engineering, is this year’s winner of the BOOM 2014 logo contest.  Daniel’s “networked” design bested more than 20 other highly creative submissions to be featured during the premiere CIS event attended annually by more than 800 participants and visitors in Duffield Atrium. A past Vice President of the Cornell Engineering Graduate Student Association and Board Member of the Cornell Graduate Consulting Club, Daniel is an active member of the Cornell Engineering community. His interests include competitive Ultimate Frisbee, graphic design and travel. Congratulations Daniel!

And the BOOM 2013 Winners Are…

Eight different fantastic BOOM 2013 projects won nine awards at today’s BOOM 2013. This year’s winners are:

People’s ChoiceCUAir

Where’s the BOOM?Splat

eBay Innovator’s AwardStuffSwap

Facebook Hacker AwardFrancois BarBot: Mechanical Bartender

GE: Imagination at Work AwardBringing the Outside Back in with SUNN: Dynamic, Energy Efficient Lights with Health Benefits

Goldman Sachs AwardPublic Spheres: Ideas Taking Shape

Googleyist Project – 6 Degrees of Bacon

Morgan Stanley Innovation Award – EmoDetect: Smart Emotion Detection from Facial Expressions

Yahoo! Student Research Award – EmoDetect: Smart Emotion Detection from Facial Expressions

Congratulations to our winners and to all student teams that participated in BOOM 2013! Thanks for another amazing BOOM.