From Idea to Prototype on Resource Challenges in just a Weekend

Unearthed is a 54-hour open innovation event focused on the resources sector. Software developers, engineers, designers, and industry insiders will come together to develop prototype solutions to resources sector problems.

Unearthed Adelaide is resource industry focused with operational and geological challenges from Iluka Resources, Santos, and the South Australian Government for innovators to work on.

Unearthed Adelaide is held at St Paul's Creative Centre from the 27th until the 29th of May, 2016.  

More infomation on the event and the full Unearthed program can be found at


1st Prize

  • $1,500 AUD
  • $3,000 AWS Credits

Winner: Journey Optimizers

2nd Prize

$1000 AUD
$1,000 AWS Credits

Winner: Skunk Missile

Young Innovator Award

$750 AUD
$1,000 AWS Credits

Winner: Team Tartans


Gavin swart iluka resources

Gavin Swart
General Manager, Major Projects & Engineering, Iluka Resources

Steve benn

Steve Benn
Manager, Exploration and Production Technologies, Santos

Paul heithersay

Dr Paul Heithersay
Deputy Chief Executive, South Australian Department of State Development

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Christie Gerrard
Manager, SARIG & Online Resource Information, Resources and Energy, Department of State Development