What is Digital Tribes?
The global resources sector faces $1 trillion of impact in the next 10 years from new technologies. This impact will be driven by individuals skilled in data science, software development, and hardware engineering. People with curiosity and drive, people who love a challenge, people like you!
Who can join?
Digital Tribes is open to anyone around the world. You can join us live in Houston or through online participation. Together with a nimble team of innovators you will get the chance to work on real challenges and present your solution to an industry expert judging panel. You can come preformed as a team or Unearthed will help you form the ideal tribe!
What do I need?
Motivation, determination and a willingness to work in a nimble group, or tribe. We are looking for technical individuals ready to apply their skills to the resources sector. Bring your laptop + any devices or hardware you can hack on.
I’m not technical, but I can still contribute.
Digital Tribes is your pathway to a career in the resources sector. Showcase any number of skills during the two week period and see what happens next!
Start: Friday October 13th
Hackathon ends: Sunday October 15th
Round Two pitching: Friday 20th October
Winners announced: Friday 20th October
Take on the Challenge?
Sign up and create your free account on the Unearthed Portal, as the competition draws nearer we will inform all interested as to the next steps.
The top teams will compete to win cash, credits, and glory!
Up to 6 month contract with the BHP Digital Tribe for top innovators
People’s Choice Award
Important Dates and Schedule
All times in Central Time Zone (UTC -06:00)
Event Lead up
- Jul-Sept Sign up period
- Mid August Info Session and challenge detail release
During the Hackathon
- Sept 1st Event launch in Houston with live stream
- Sept 1st-15th Hack challenges and book in time with mentors (online & in-person)
- Sept 14th Pitch coaching sessions
Submissions and Winners
- Sept 15th 14:00 Deadline to submit your solution and video pitch
- Sept 15th 16:00 Pitching session with expert judging panel
- Sept 15th 19:00 Tech prizes for best solutions announced
- Sept 15th-22nd Winners of paid engagement announced!
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org