As leaders in the future of work in mining, we see huge opportunities for Founders and aspiring entrepreneurs from all sectors to bring new ideas, apply new technology and develop new services for the mining sector.

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The 6-month program for early stage, high growth businesses (start-ups and scale-ups) has been designed to deliver on the outcomes via:

  • 8 intensive modules delivered across regional mining hubs in Australia, Chile and India

  • Weekly coaching between face to face modules

  • Globally experienced mentors

  • Angel and VC matching

  • Suitable for companies inside and outside the mining sector

  • Time, support and the structure to prepare your business to globalise and raise capital

  • No relocation required.

program outcomes

  1. Globalise start-ups and scale-ups in 6 months

    • BD, test & co-create across commodities

    • International client & project matching

    • Chile & India modules & accelerator exchange

  2. Raise Capital

    • Develop online data room & PDS

    • Investor matching

    • Pitch ready

  3. Build sustainable founders + teams

    • High-performance leadership coaching

    • Holistic wellness, diagnostics & tools

    • Partnership beyond 6 months


Applications Close: 30th March 2019

Commencement Date: 3rd June 2019




We are looking for startups who are addressing workforce, productivity and community challenges in the current trends disrupting the Mining Industry.

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Committed, passionate Founders.

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Concept to scale-up businesses with global potential.

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More than just a technology solution applicable to the mining sector (and beyond).



~ FAQs ~


Can I submit more than one idea?

While you might have a lot of great ideas, it's best if you apply with the ONE idea that will have the greatest chance of success. 

What is the time commitment?

We realise most people will have a full time job so we've designed our program like no other. The accelerator is run over 6 months and each of the 8 intensive modules is delivered from a different regional mining hub over 3-4 days.


Do I need to be in the mining industry?

No. We look for products, services and technologies that will help revolutionise the global minerals and energy sectors. 

Can I apply if I don't live in Australia?

Definitely. We are seeking applications from all over the world.

Where will the modules be located?

The program is run over six months and each module is run from a different mining community in Australia, Chile and India.

When do applications close?

Applications close on the 30th March for the 2019 program.

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