For the first time I see it, I really like the Debian logo, it is a swirl, so simple, but so, catchy I dunno :P, just, likable ;D
Years ago, I wanted to know more about the logo, but did not find much information (just that it was selected by vote of Debian Developers on 1999 and designed by Raul M. Silva, he did not make an explanation about it).
So, back to the topic of the talks at Debconf, I downloaded the “Debian Redesign” talk, by Agnieszka Czajkowska.
As I read (and like some of the posters) on her slides, is like “revitalizing our face”, would be a modern look and will show the audience that the project is moving forward.
And the Debian journey:
Also, shows us how things could be: