Ore-X Innovation Challenge

Your chance to win $10,000 and your first customer!

The goal of this challenge is to develop an image processing algorithm which can classify material in a gold mine as high, medium or low grade ore, or waste. The winner of the competition will receive $10,000 AUD.

Key Dates

  • 11th August - Competition Announced
  • 25th August - Submissions Open
  • 25th September - Submissions Close
  • 14th October - Winners Announced


Once you have registered, within 24 hours you’ll also receive an email from GlassTerra. This email will contain an invitation to access the private model on GlassTerra, via which you’ll be able to download the full dataset.


Submissions will open on the 25th of August and close on the 25th of September.  Register and we’ll let you know as soon as submissions open. In the meantime once you register you’ll be able to download the full dataset and get a head start!

Note that submissions are ranked based on score and the date of submission, so you should submit as soon as possible. You can make multiple submissions if you improve your algorithm later.


If you have any questions about the competition, please post them on the GlassTerra community discussion forum.  If you have a private question, feel free to email us at support@unearthed.solutions


11 Aug - 26 Sep