Space Industry Hub

Space Industry Hub at RMIT aims to connect local business and research to global opportunities in space technology.

The Space Industry Hub provides the opportunity to connect Victoria’s world-leading research and solution providers with the challenges and opportunities of the global space sector.

The Hub will make the most of RMIT’s existing facilities, services and research centres, as well as its innovation networks through RMIT Europe and the university’s entrepreneurship and innovation unit, RMIT Activator.

How can we help you today?

Industry engagement

Workforce for the Future

Research and development

Entrepreneurship


Hub core partners

Capabilities

Advanced space communication connectivity and IoT technologies

Advanced satellite systems, sensors and intelligence

Next Generation earth observation services

Space Manufacturing processes and materials

Cyber and Data Analytics

Spaceflight operations

Space life sciences

Projects and news


Key research infrastructures

The Space Industry Hub partners are able to access RMIT's state of art research infrastructure as well as our core partners infrastructure. This allows for quicker scale up of the business and access to R&D funding. Our innovation hubs, research centres, facilities and labs and networks include:

Advanced Manufacturing Precinct

The Advanced Manufacturing Precinct combines RMIT's expertise in technology and design innovation.

Centre for Cyber Security Research and Innovation

A multi-disciplinary research centre that brings researchers from across RMIT to bring a truly multidisciplinary approach to the organisational, human and technology aspects of Cyber Security.

Centre for Additive Manufacturing

The RMIT Centre for Additive Manufacturing (RCAM) is a leading multi-disciplinary centre focused on industrial additive manufacturing technology.

Satellite Position for Atmosphere, Climate and Environment (SPACE)​

The SPACE Research Centre is committed to advancing the global competitive status of the Australian space industry.

People

Distinguished Professor Brian G. Falzon CEng FRAeS - Director of RMIT's Space Industry Hub

Considered one of the world’s leading academic researchers in aerospace technologies, Falzon brings a wealth of capability and experience in the advanced manufacturing sector; in aerospace materials, aerospace structures and aerospace manufacturing.

Dr Milica Symul - Associate Director of RMIT's Space Industry Hub

Milica is an experienced Senior Manager with demonstrated achievements in the R&D and higher education sectors. Milica has a PhD in physics, and before joining RMIT, Milica has led research and innovation capabilities at the Australian National University and the University of Canberra.

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.