On October 21st at the Tower of London, CyArk formally launched the CyArk 500 Challenge
. Joined by over 200 foreign ambassadors, government officials, cultural representatives, corporate executives and others from 35 countries, CyArk announced its plan for digitally preserving 500 sites over the next 5 years.
International press outlets took up the call, featuring the CyArk 500 in:
• Bloomberg Business
• USA Today
• Fox Business
The attendees were treated to a special message by James Cameron, a celebration of selected sites from CyArk's archive of over 100 completed projects, and a demonstration of the technologies CyArk will use to complete the challenge.
Special James Cameron message:
CyArk encourages all interested individuals, governments, foundations, corporations and technical professionals to join the cause. Want to get involved?
• Nominate a site
• Become a CyArk partner
• Contribute to the CyArk 500 Fund