Frans Thamura, the most Java man on earth, leads JUG Indonesia - one of the biggest and most active user groups in the country. He is also an advisor of JENI (Indonesian Java Education Program) and founded jTechnopreneur, a technopreneur program based on Java that focuses on link & match between Java requirements in the industry and Java requirements in education.
Formerly a Java Enterpreneur an now Java Investor in jTechnopreneur he helps his students become new Java enterpreneurs. He leads the oldest and biggest OpenSource Project in the country - BlueOxygen and Meruvian. He also leads the Meruvian Foundation as a non profit organization to help students to get a better life using Java. He was born on West Java Island and speaks one of 2 Java languages called Sunda fluently.