Unearthed Vancouver 2017

From idea to prototype on resource challenges in just a weekend

Please note: You must be signed up on Eventbrite to attend Unearthed Vancouver 2017. Register here: http://unearthed.link/UE_VANC

Unearthed is a 54-hour open innovation hackathon event focused on the resources sector.

Software developers, engineers, designers, and industry insiders will come together to develop prototype solutions to one of several different challenges on offer from global resources companies. Unearthed participants will have a chance to work on proprietary industry data and access industry experts in the process of developing new technologies.

Significant cash prizes and opportunities up for grabs. More information on the event and the full Unearthed program can be found at http://unearthed.solutions

Date

29 Sep - 04 Oct

Location

HiVE Vancouver
128 W Hastings St
Vancouver BC V6B 1G8
Canada

Prizes

1st Prize

C$2,500 +$3,000 AWS Credits 

2nd Prize

C$1,500
+$2,000 AWS Credits

Winner: llama Zoo

Young Innovator Award

C$1,000
+$1,000 AWS Credits

Winner: Data Buds

People's Choice Award

Tech Prizes

Winner: WonderWomen

Judges

Peter Roberts

VP, Market Strategy, SAP IOT & Digital Supply Chain

Dean Mackie

Director of Enterprise Applications, Teck Resources

Shehzad Bharmal

VP Planning and Development, Base Metals, Teck Resources

Liezl Van Wyk

Director – Operations Excellence, SSR Mining

Umberto Fugiglando

Research Fellow, MIT Senseable City Lab