Leading GIS tech provider Esri Australia 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 competition partner. This unique, online crowdsourcing competition calls for geologists and data scientists...

Unearthed Toronto worth its weight in gold for Barrick

March 8, 2017

Over one hundred participants assembled at Toronto’s first truly international mining hackathon, Unearthed Toronto , which took place from 3-5 March at tech hub and skills accelerator GA Bitmaker....

Miners Call for Open Communications

March 2, 2017

The mining industry, particularly in Australia, has a history of great competitive success developing proprietary processes, equipment and technology. But times are changing. Our industry partners...

Newcrest Mining headlines Unearthed Melbourne 2017

February 28, 2017

Unearthed is returning to Melbourne to host a hackathon from 17-19 March at coding skills school General Assembly. Newcrest Mining will headline the event, providing four real-world data sets and...

Toronto to host Unearthed Hackathon with Barrick Gold

February 14, 2017

Unearthed will host the first global mining hackathon in Toronto from 3-5 March at tech skills accelerator GA Bitmaker. We are excited to bring the Unearthed hackathon to Toronto on the weekend of the...

Introducing Unearthed Accelerator Program Director Kathy Bunce

February 1, 2017

Kathy Bunce Accelerator Program Director Unearthed EXPERIENCE Accelerator Program Director at Unearthed General Manager People, Innovation and Information at Iluka Resources General Manager HR at...

Previous Unearthed Melbourne participant now co-founder of IoT start-up

January 24, 2017

SkyGrid, one of ten start-ups accepted in muru-D’s SYD3 round last year, was co-founded by Luke Taylor, previous innovator at the Unearthed Melbourne hackathon in 2015. Since participating in...

The unbundling of mining and how to prepare for it

January 13, 2017

If there is one thing the past decade has taught us, it is that the disruption of conventional industries is real. It all started with the media industry, when online publications were attracting more...

Phase-X delivers novel mine design algorithms for BHP Billiton

November 23, 2016

This year Unearthed partnered with BHP Billiton to host the Phase-X Challenge , which was drawn from the company’s real life operational data and mine planning scenarios. Teams from universities and...

Accelerator Mentor Profile: Simon Molyneux

November 14, 2016

Simon Molyneux Offshore Exploration Manager Santos EXPERIENCE Offshore Australia Exploration Manager at Santos . Transforming business performance and delivering class leading technical capability...