President of ABUL (1999-2002, 2004-2005)
Engineer in spatial industry, EADS-LV (1969-2002)

Birth date : December 29th, 1943
Address :4, allée de la Lyre
F-33160 Saint Aubin de Médoc, France
Tel: +33 (0) 5 56 05 38 14 and (0) 6 82 37 14 92
e-mail: jarillon(à)abul.org

Computer skills

Main skill:Architecture of information systems
Programming languages:C, Shell, Fortran, Pascal, Basic, Java, ...
Relational databases:Oracle, PostgreSQL
Operating systems:Linux, HP-UX, ...

Professional record

Present: Main activity : Vice-President of ABUL http://abul.org
Retired from EADS since April 2002.
1999 - 2002: Engineer, EADS Launch Vehicles.
Designer of industrial information systems
1980 - 1999: Engineer, Aerospatiale.
Development of a software used to manage quality control and traceability
1972 - 1979: Engineer, Aerospatiale.
Member of the automatic test and methodology team
1969 - 1971: Researcher, SEREB.
Worked on reliability as a PhD student

Academic record

1971   :   Thèse de Doctorat (PhD) Université Bordeaux I, electronics department

Community life

1998   :   Founder member of the ABUL (Association of Bordeaux for the Users of Libre Software), treasurer at the time of the official constitution, chair since November 1999. This association acquired a reputation of dynamism because of its achievements. Most remarkable are:
- Creator of "Libre Software Meeting" 2000 2001 2002... (world Meetings of the free software) gathering nearly 500 developers or contributors coming from forty countries. It is the first event of its category in the world. Each year is a greatest success.
- Abuledu, a software kit allowing a full equipment of computers in a school with few expenses. For example 25 stations for only 3800 €.
The ABUL received the assistance of the Regional Government of Aquitaine for these achievements and of European Commission (2002).


Sports:Cycling : ~5000 km/year
Running : marathon, 6 hours, 100km
Fun:Parachuting (sky diving)
Music :Classic music, operas.
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