For the last several years, he has run Trek Trak at Dragon Con. Dragon Con is a multigenre convention with over 50K attendees which takes place once a year over Labor Day weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. Dragon Con is where I continued to get to know Garrett Wang. Twenty years later he is still enthusiastic to meet and greet fans, still giving of his time and still warm to everyone he meets. Friday night at Dragon Con you will usually find him at Klingon Karaoke or wandering around one of the five convention hotels geeking out over fan costumes.
He was the first actor in Star Trek history to be denied the chance to direct based on things he said during interviews. This is something he says haunts him today. He is such a fan of Star Trek and sci-fi in general that he just wanted a chance to make the show the best that it could be