241 ways to skin the minerals exploration cat – Explorer Challenge Data Science Stream results

May 3, 2019

OZ Minerals and Unearthed have today announced the winners of the Data Science stream of the Explorer Challenge . Congratulations to Couched in Uncertainty (Australia), Heng and Low (Singapore) and Avant Data Solutions (Australia) for taking out the top three prizes and for developing models that...

Connecting Australian energy innovators with global networks at OTC

April 17, 2019

Four of Australia’s leading energy innovators will be building global relationships and forging valuable international market connections after being selected to join the global technology exchange...

Judging Panel announced on the Explorer Challenge

April 2, 2019

The judging process for the Explorer Challenge will involve experts from data science, geology, and generalist backgrounds applying their expertise to carefully evaluate submissions, some of whom will...

1200+ model variations to Turn up the Zinc for Glencore

March 22, 2019

Online crowdsourcing competition Turn up the Zinc exceeded all previous participation records for a competition on the Unearthed platform, with 229 global innovators from 17 countries forming 61 teams...

Startups safely reduce plant start-up time for Newcrest

March 14, 2019

The Newcrest Crowd Start me up online crowdsourcing competition closed on 29 January 2019, with 16 innovative solutions submitted over one month from 64 participants from around the world, including...

Leading GIS tech provider Esri supports the hunt for Australia’s next big mineral deposit

February 15, 2019

Unearthed is proud to announce that the country’s leading GIS technology provider and location-based analytics specialist, Esri Australia , has joined the OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge as a...

Four top African tech companies to raise profile at Mining Indaba

January 16, 2019

Unearthed and Investing in African Mining Indaba have partnered for Startups Unearthed Africa , which offers four African emerging technology businesses the opportunity to pitch their innovative...

Eight tech startups accelerate towards energy and resources sector prospects

December 20, 2018

Over 80 energy and resources sector executives, METS professionals, government supporters, technology entrepreneurs and investors gathered at Advance Queensland’s The Precinct in Fortitude Valley,...

A$1 million mining exploration crowdsourcing competition

December 7, 2018

Modern mining company OZ Minerals and energy and resources open innovation platform Unearthed have partnered to launch the Explorer Challenge . This unique, online crowdsourcing competition calls for...

Global crowd creates diverse solutions to crush Newcrest's rock bridges challenge

November 19, 2018

The Newcrest Crowd Burn Your Bridges online competition closed on 31 October 2018, after two months of rigorous work from innovators seeking to crush Newcrest's rock bridges challenge. Unearthed and...