Finding a better way: AI propels Team OreFox to prize win in Explorer Challenge

July 25, 2019

Team OreFox is the winner of the OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge Genius Prize of A$25,000. Brisbane-based analytics and technology company OreFox , which uses artificial intelligence for mineral exploration and mining, was the brainchild of two exploration geologists, Warwick Anderson and Sheree...

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...

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...