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...

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...

Five tech startups accelerate towards Queensland coal mine

October 26, 2017

New Acland Mine was a buzz with creative tech chatter on Wednesday 25th of October as a busload of mining industry startups descended on the operation from Brisbane to pitch their ideas to a real-life...

You are the Champions

October 10, 2017

Since 2014, Unearthed has enjoyed engaging with over 3000 individuals who form part of an incredibly talented and ever-expanding global network of innovators. Comprised of students, young...

Press Release: Innovators to embrace mining sector challenges at Unearthed Vancouver hackathon

September 21, 2017

Date: Wednesday September 20th 2017 Highlights: The first Unearthed hackathon event in Vancouver Teck and SSR Mining to provide the hackathon with real industry challenges and data sets Taking place...

Sydney innovator community unearths solutions to global mining and METS challenges

September 1, 2017

Over 60 innovators descended on financial technology hub, Stone and Chalk over the weekend of 25 – 27 August to take part in resources industry hackathon, Unearthed Sydney 2017. With a focus on the...