2016 Hackathon Program
Unearthed events in 2015 have featured Hackathons in 5 capital cities across the country, a Demo Day in Perth and our first ever international online competition. In 2015, Unearthed has connected more than 500 innovators to challenges from over 20 government supporters and notable industry players such as Anglo American, Iluka Resources, Gold Fields, OZ Minerals, CSIRO and BHP Billiton. Entrepreneurs from around the globe have produced more than 100 promising prototype technologies to improve the efficiency and competitiveness of industry. Unearthed has created opportunities for Australian entrepreneurs to found startup companies, get jobs at resources companies and generate business for their research institutions.