Meet the winners of the OZ Minerals Copa de Cobre Challenge

December 6, 2020

How did the top teams apply machine learning to develop geological feature maps of Peru? A difficult problem to tackle with a very large dataset covering the whole of Peru! Here are the winners of the A$35,000 prize pool. OZ Minerals has extensive experience across the globe exploring for copper...

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...

Geo-intelligence tech company Fugro supports Unearthed Accelerator

November 12, 2018

We are excited to announce that Fugro has joined our community as a supporting partner of the Unearthed Accelerator Program. Fugro is a leader in utilising geo-intelligence data for a vast number of...

The Newcrest Crowd wins METS Ignited Collaboration Award 2018 at IMARC

November 1, 2018

We are honoured that The Newcrest Crowd automated online crowdsourcing platform, developed in partnership between Newcrest Mining and Unearthed, was awarded the METS Ignited Collaboration Award 2018...

Origin Energy flies eleven tech startup founders to Condabri

October 30, 2018

On Tuesday 23 October 2018, Origin Energy flew eleven entrepreneurs from eight technology startups to the Condabri gas fields site for a comprehensive tour as part of their involvement in the...