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 geologists and data scientists from across the globe to develop ground-breaking approaches to...

The Digital Tribe is one stronger now

April 20, 2018

Unearthed hosted the second of two Digital Tribes hackathon events in Houston from February 16-23 at Station Houston. Digital Tribes was an initiative from Unearthed & BHP to attract more digital...

Perth's brightest minds unearth a mine of solutions for Nickel West

April 17, 2018

Over 100 innovators gathered at CORE Innovation Hub over the weekend of 13-15 April 2018 to tackle one of four real operational challenges from BHP Nickel West at Unearthed Perth 2018 , which marked...

Digital Tribes Houston: Leveraging Tech Communities

April 15, 2018

Earlier this year, Unearthed joined forces with Station Houston , a coworking tech hub in Houston, Texas to put on a global hackathon competition - Digital Tribes. The week-long event was based in...

Winners savour Hydro Saver crowd solution 'hack'

March 9, 2018

Newcrest and Unearthed are pleased to announce the winners of ‘Hydro Saver’, the trial (first) challenge of ‘The Newcrest Crowd’, a crowd sourcing industry platform powered by entrepreneur hub,...

Komatsu engages with startups like a well-oiled machine

March 1, 2018

Fourteen startups comprised of over fifty innovators came together at co-working and tech hub River City Labs from 23 – 25 February 2018 to take part in a mining technology hackathon with a twist -...

Driving digital innovation in the fourth industrial revolution: InDiMin startup profile

February 17, 2018

Chilean startup InDiMin arrived in mining technology hub Brisbane, Australia last week to access two unique opportunities: taking part in the MIT Entrepreneurs Bootcamp at QUT and participating at the...

Ready for impact - four tech startups graduate Unearthed Accelerator 2017 at Demo Day

December 7, 2017

On Friday 1st December 2017, over 120 resources industry executives, METS professionals, government supporters, technology entrepreneurs and investors gathered at Advance Queensland's The Precinct in...

Denver developers take next steps with Barrick after hackathon

November 11, 2017

In September we returned to the US for our first resources sector hackathon in Denver, Colorado. Over eighty talented developers, data scientists, designers and engineers gathered together from a wide...

Conduits of change: how LlamaZOO is connecting the emerging tech and traditional resources economies of British Columbia

November 2, 2017

2017 marked the first time Unearthed ventured to mining industry mecca Canada, hosting resource sector hackathons in Toronto in March, followed by Unearthed Vancouver in September. We invited award...