Formalizing a governance structure

Recently, JuMP turned eight years old. (The first commit for “Julp” was made on 10 October 2012!) It has come a long way since it’s creation as a side-project of two graduate students at MIT, and as we approach a 1.0 release, we thought it was time to formalize our governance structure.

You can find the resulting document under the Governance tab at

The highlights include:

We believe this document strengthens the foundation of JuMP, and sets it up for a sustainable, long-term future.

Stay tuned for more progress!