South Australian government to host crowd sourced mineral exploration competition

November 29, 2019

The Marshall Liberal Government will be the first government globally to host a $250,000 crowdsourced open data competition to fast-track the discovery of mineral deposits in South Australia. ExploreSA: The Gawler Challenge partners with open innovation platform, Unearthed, in a world-wide call for...

Perth hackathon unearths a gold mine of valuable solutions for Newcrest and South32

May 23, 2017

Over ninety participants came together at Unearthed’s fourth Perth based mining hackathon, which took place over the weekend of 19-21 May 2017 at CORE Innovation Hub . Newcrest Mining, South32 and...

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...