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 Thursday 10 October in Brisbane. We would like to extend our gratitude to Australian Mining and award...

Talent without borders: global hardware hack delivers impressive mine safety prototypes

May 14, 2017

Friday 5th May 2017 marked the end of a week of intense hardware prototyping for global participants in the Unearthed Shield-X challenge. Shield-X is a unique challenge that brought together major...

Perth well-resourced to shed light on mining industry challenges

May 11, 2017

19 – 21 May 2017 will mark the fourth time Unearthed has hosted a resources technology hackathon in Perth, since the inaugural event in 2014. Western Australia’s top innovators, startups and...

Gekko graduate process engineer shares her winning formula for hackathon success

May 10, 2017

Newcrest Mining’s Paul Griffin (left) and Gavin Wood (centre right), with Unearthed Melbourne winning team Digi-MIN’s Eliza Craig (centre left) and Matt Kurtze (right) Resources industry hackathon...

54 hours of frenetic energy spark solutions for Origin

April 24, 2017

Over 90 innovators, entrepreneurs and industry professionals converged at resources sector hackathon Unearthed Brisbane over the weekend at tech hub River City Labs and The Queensland Startup Precinct...

Origin headlines Brisbane hackathon as digital disruption takes on the energy resources sector

April 14, 2017

Unearthed is excited to be returning to Brisbane for the third consecutive year, inviting Queensland's top entrepreneurs, innovators and startups to prototype solutions to energy resources sector...

Online hardware hackathon Shield-X attracts global talent to the resources industry

April 11, 2017

Barrick and BHP Billiton are partnering with Unearthed, Caterpillar Inc. and MRIWA to jointly host the Shield-X Challenge, an international hardware hackathon for the resources industry taking place...

From Prototype to Product in 6 Months. Are you ready?

March 29, 2017

Applications for the 2017 Unearthed Accelerator are now open. We believe in the power of entrepreneurship to transform individuals and communities, to create economic opportunity, and to address...

The hackers that helped Newcrest fix Cadia

March 24, 2017

Read about Newcrest Mining's commitment to open innovation to gather new insights and uncover unconventional opportunities through the Unearthed Hackathon events in the Australian Financial Review...

100 hackers dig through data to unearth valuable insights for Newcrest Mining

March 21, 2017

Resources industry hackathon Unearthed Melbourne took place over the weekend at coding skills school General Assembly . Over 100 participants had 54 hours to discover novel solutions to four real...