Gavan Huang is the Lead Organiser of OrbitOz, a monthly meetup group for the space entrepreneurship community based in Sydney and Adelaide. As a casual academic at the University of Technology Sydney, he introduced and taught the first Space Entrepreneurship subject at the university, collaborating with mulitple start-ups in the space industry. While studying, he was the Founding President of the Professional Aeronautics and Astronautics Society UTS and received a scholarship to study at Stanford University d.school as a University Innovation Fellow.
He previously worked with the Delta-V Newspace Alliance where he was involved with the launch of the highest meat pie in the Southern Hemisphere; a collaboration with UNSW ACSER, UNSW Techconnect, Bluesat and SpaceOps. In early 2019, he led a UTS mission launching Vegemite toast to the edge of space.