Piql now official UNICEF sponsors

Piql now official UNICEF sponsors Piql is thrilled to announce that we have joined UNICEF Norge’s sustainability journey! Through UNICEF, we are providing support to children around the world with food, medicine, vaccines and education.  UNICEF representatives depositing data into AWA in 2020 Already in 2021, we have been able to support over 4000 polio vaccinations.   Piql and UNICEF have enjoyed a […]

Nobel Prize winner Wisława Szymborska’s work preserved forever

Nobel Prize winner, Wisława Szymborska’s work preserved forever Piql is proud to welcome the work of Nobel Prize winner, Wisława Szymborska (Poland), to the growing collection of world memory in the Arctic World Archive. The editor-in-chief Jerzy Illg, the publishing director of Znak Monika Bartys, the president of the Wisława Szymborska Foundation, Michał Rusinek, and […]

Classic film, Zero Kelvin, preserved as cultural heritage

Zero

Classic film, Zero Kelvin, preserved as cultural heritage Piql is excited to announce that the classic nowegian film Zero Kelvin (Kjærlighetens Kjøtere) has joined the growing collection of world memories in Arctic World Archive. This is a great example of nordic film, now restored and preserved for future generations. The film starring Stellan Skarsgård, Bjørn […]

Introducing our new website

Introducing our new website Piql has been working hard to develop a more informative, intuitive and useful website. Now targeted toward clients based on project needs, the new website makes it easy to find all the information you need when considering how Piql can support your business goals. Read an overview of the variety of […]

Visit from the Ambassador of India to Norway

Rune with Indian Ambassador

Visit from the Ambassador of India to Norway On Saturday 5 December, 2020, we had the pleasure of a visit from The Ambassador of India to Norway, His Excellency Dr. B. Bala Bhaskar. Rune Bjerkestrand with Dr. B. Bala Bhaskar After having shown Dr. Bhaskar Piql’s unique technology for secure, long term preservation, we discussed […]

More treasures for the Arctic World Archive

2020 AWA deposit

More treasures for the Arctic World Archive On the remote arctic island of Svalbard, a diverse group of people gathered with a shared purpose: to ensure survival of their piece of world memory. National Museum and National Armed Forces Museum of Norway, UNICEF, MIF and Piql representatives outside of AWA Although many others also wished […]

BECIL and Piql India join forces

BECIL India with Piql

BECIL and Piql India join forces We are excited to announce a new partnership with Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Ltd (BECIL) to deliver Piql’s digital transformation and preservation services to the Indian market. BECIL is a Mini Ratna Public Sector Enterprise of the Government of India and provides project consultancy services and turnkey solutions for […]

Nobel Prize laureate stores life’s work in the Arctic World Archive

Olga Torkarczuk

Nobel Prize laureate stores life’s work in the Arctic World Archive Coinciding with the Nobel Peace Prize announcement for 2020, Piql is thrilled to announce the first Arctic World Archive (AWA) deposit from a Nobel Prize laureate. Olga Tokarczuk, Literature laureate from Poland, has stored her life’s work of 14 books on piqlFilm in the […]

GitHub’s code now stored forever on piqlFilm

GitHub’s code now stored forever on piqlFilm We are thrilled to announce that the Arctic World Archive has now received GitHub’s deposit of its public repositories. On 8 July, 186 reels of piqlFilm were stored in the Arctic Code Vault, inside the Arctic World Archive. Despite the restrictions and challenges presented by the pandemic, the […]

Preserving humanities achievements – a global challenge

Preserving humanities achievements – a global challenge Piql is passionate about preserving the world’s cultural heritage and making it available for future generations. Recognised for our efforts towards this shared challenge, Piql was invited to contribute to a round table discussion with highly esteemed thought leaders from around the world. The Global Round Table (GRT) […]