Don’t believe the hype: Team Guru triumphs in Explorer Challenge thanks to pragmatic approach

July 11, 2019

Meet Michael Rodda, Jesse Ober and Glen Willis, who, as Team Guru, are the winners of the OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge . The trio have earned themselves A$500,000 for their innovative yet grounded approach to data science driven mineral exploration. About the challenge Unearthed announced the...

Unearthed Perth 2016 - the biggest Unearthed Hackathon so far, featuring challenges from Woodside

May 5, 2016

From 8-10 April, Unearthed hosted its third Hackathon in Perth at the home of WA tech startups - Spacecubed. It was another non-stop event that saw 105+ participants crack problem sets from oil and...

Unearthed and Queensland University of Technology to support entrepreneurs

March 2, 2016

In the lead up to this year's Unearthed Brisbane Hackathon, QUT students can now take part in the resource sector's only open innovation Hackathon event with the knowledge that their university is...

Unearthed and Data61 - Supporting Australian entrepreneurs

January 29, 2016

Unearthed is excited to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Data61. The agreement establishes Unearthed's participation in D61+ : an alliance of accelerators, incubators,...

Unearthed Melbourne Winners: IoT Meets PPE

November 27, 2015

The Unearthed Melbourne Hackathon marked the last national event of a successful 2015 for Unearthed. The 54-hour resource sector open innovation event, part of the broader International Mining and...

Unearthed Ore-X Winner: Algorithm for Ore-Grade Prediction 

November 4, 2015

The Ore-X Challenge heralded Unearthed’s first online resource sector challenge. Open to innovators globally, participants were tasked with creating an ore-grade prediction algorithm. Participants had...

Unearthed Adelaide Winners: Improving Drill Core Scanning

October 30, 2015

Unearthed’s first ever Adelaide Hackathon was a resounding success with BHP Billiton, Oz Minerals and the South Australian State Government submitting real life resource related challenges facing...

Ore-X Challenge Winners Announced!

October 15, 2015

We received over 100 entries from 275 competitors in over 20 countries to the Unearthed Ore-X Challenge. Participants created ore-grade prediction algorithm that could classify material in a gold mine...

CISCO Joins Unearthed Community

October 14, 2015

CISCO has announced a new partnership with Unearthed; targeted at providing greater collaboration and innovation for start-up technology. “Cisco is proud to be assisting the resources industry address...

Unearthed Brisbane Winners: Real-time Coal Stockpile Monitoring

October 8, 2015

Unearthed Brisbane 2015 saw an exciting weekend with over 75 developers, programmers, designers and engineers taking part in the first Unearthed event held in Queensland. 17 teams were formed to...