From Prototype to Product in 6 Months

Accelerating the growth of technology startups in the energy and resources sector.
Seed funding. Expertise. Access. Best mentors in the industry.

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In our 6-month accelerator program you’ll get access to amazing industry mentors, one-on-one sessions with business experts, and a vibrant office space where you’ll work alongside others doing great things.

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  • industry mentors
  • seed funding
  • office space
  • legal advice
  • startup expertise



Bill Withers
Lead Mentor, Unearthed; Entrepreneurial Leader, ADAPT By Design; Former Managing Director, acQuire Technology Solutions

Kirsten Rose
Principal, Low Emissions Technology, BHP Billiton; Former WA State Manager, Australian Institute of Company Directors

Dominic Collins
Founding Partner, Global Integrated Operations; Former Manager Projects Integrated Operations Mines, BHP Billiton
Andrew Hall
Co-founder, CEO and Chairman of FORMalytics; Director, Founder Institute


Richard Matthews
Former Principal Advisor Mine Planning Systems, Rio Tinto; Former CEO, Gemcom
Paul Lucey
CEO, Mine Vision Systems; Former Head of Engineering and Projects, Gold Fields
Peter Clarke
Commercialisation Adviser, Ausindustry; Former CEO, Scanalyse
Stephen Carroll
Director – R&D Tax, RSM Australia; Current judge and former Committee Member, WA Innovator of the Year

GaVin Lee
Principal, Model Answer Commercial Intelligence; Consultant Analyst, Fortescue Metals Group
Paul Moynagh
Business Development and Marketing Director, Fewzion
Kashif Saleem
CEO, Track’em; WA Innovator of the Year 2015; 40-under-40 Winner
Simon Molyneux
Offshore Exploration Manager, Santos

Larry Lopez
Partner, Australian Venture Consultants; Director, Jolimont Global Mining; Director, Accelerating Commercialisation
Michael Evans
Mining Technology Consultant, Endevea; Former Senior Software Developer, Maptek
Branden Dekenah
Principal, Eaton Square; Former Managing Director, Conducive
Diederik Lugtigheid
Director of Technology, Komatsu Chile
“In today’s more challenging environment, mining companies need to start embracing successful practices from other industries such as the Unearthed event. For Gold Fields this is a bold step forward in using an unconventional process for mining, to try and solve conventional mining problems.”Paul Lucey, Head of Engineering and Projects, Gold Fields. 18 April 2014