Julien Ponge

Résidence Pythagore (Apt 18)

33 Boulevard Pochet-Lagaye

63000 Clermont-Ferrand – France

Tél : +33-6-xx-xx-xx-xx (ask)

http://www.izforge.com <[email protected]>

Born on March 8th, 1981 in Nevers (France).




DEA Informatique, Productique et Imagerie Médicale (option systèmes d'information et de communication) - Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand. Master by research equivalent.

Research internship: “Dynamic Web Services compatibility and substitution in presence of time constraints and activation properties”. Advisors: Pr Michel Schneider and Dr. Farouk Toumani.


Maitrise Informatique – Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand.

Mention Assez-Bien, ranked first.


Licence Informatique – Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand.

Mention Bien, ranked first. Bachelor Degree equivalent.


DEUG Mathématiques et Informatique Appliquées aux Sciences – Université Blaise-Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand.


Baccalauréat Scientifique – Lycée Alain Colas, Nevers.

Mention Assez-Bien. High School Diploma equivalent.



Teaching assistant at the Blaise Pascal University (Clermont-Ferrand) : C language, numerical methods programming and combinatory optimization applied courses in 'Licence Informatique'. Management of a group of students in 'Maitrise Informatique' for their software engineering project. Computers introduction courses to 1st-year psychology students. Responsible for the “Programmation and Genericity in C/C++” (C++ STL) course in 'DEUG MIAS' 2nd year.


4 Months internship at the Michelin headquarters in Clermont-Ferrand. Study and development of plug-ins for the Eclipse / IBM Websphere Studio Application Developer platform. The work I have made has landed to a knowledge transfer to the host team as well as a deployment of the developped plug-ins in production environments for the J2EE developers of the Michelin group.

Since 2001

Open-source projects management : IzPack (Java-based installers generation software, translated in more than 12 languages and used by many enterprises across the world), IzSound (C++ sound processing toolbox) as well as some other smaller projects. Contributions to various projects : Jext, Kunststoff L&F, Metouia L&F, Gentoo Linux.


Worked for HeliFrance (chopter transport) for the French Formula One Grand Prix.