South Australian government to host crowd sourced mineral exploration competition

November 29, 2019

The Marshall Liberal Government will be the first government globally to host a $250,000 crowdsourced open data competition to fast-track the discovery of mineral deposits in South Australia. ExploreSA: The Gawler Challenge partners with open innovation platform, Unearthed, in a world-wide call for...

Explorer named best innovative mining solution at Prospect Awards

October 14, 2019

Unearthed is delighted to announce that the Explorer Challenge was named as winner of the Austmine Innovative Mining Solution award at the Australian Mining 2019 Prospect Awards gala dinner on...

Tech companies invited to showcase successful industry-startup collaboration at Mining Indaba

September 16, 2019

Unearthed and Investing in African Mining Indaba have partnered to offer three ground-breaking technology companies the opportunity to raise their profile across the global mining sector by pitching...

OZ Minerals uses open data and a $1 million incentive to unearth hidden treasure

June 27, 2019

The three month long journey to data-driven discovery on the Explorer Challenge concluded on Friday 31 May 2019, with over one thousand global participants from sixty-two countries digging through...

Taking local energy tech startups to the world through global tour

June 14, 2019

For most Australian startups and SMEs, the chance to attend major international conferences and forge crucial supply chain connections is often out of reach. But through a collaborative tour developed...

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...

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...

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...