For the first time Budi Luhur Campus held Budi Luhur Academic Expo 2017 (BLEDEX) activity that showcased the results of Lecturer Research and Community Service Activities, also the work of students from various faculties of Budi Luhur University. The event is organized by Directorate of Research and Community Service of Budi Luhur University, supported by Budi Luhur Cakti Education Foundation.
BLEDEX 2017 is held for two days from 17 to 18 May, 2017, at separate rooms: Auditorium Room (main room and stage), Theatre Room, Teaching Room, Lobby Lift and Lobby unit 1 & 2. The event was opened by the Chairman of BLEDEX 2017 Organizer, Mrs. Dr. Umaimah Wahid, M.Si and continued by speech from the Rector of Budi Luhur University, Prof. Dr. Sc. Agr. Ir. Didik Sulistyanto and the hitting of Gong as inaugurated the opening of the whole series of BLEDEX 2017 activities by Mr. Kasih Hanggoro, MBA as Chairman of the Board of Budi Luhur Cakti Education Foundation.
Budi Luhur Academy of Secretary is one of the participants in the BLEDEX 2017 event, in this activity Budi Luhur Academy of Secretary displayed the research results and Community Service that has been implemented by the lecturers of Budi Luhur Academy of Secretary. Budi Luhur Academy of Secretary also showcased the Talkshow activity by students of Budi Luhur Academy of Secretary who were preparing the Final Project, they told the steps in choosing the place of internship, doing the internship activity up to composing the Final Project. Students of Budi Luhur Academy of Secretary also attended a series of BLEDEX 2017 activities such as Fashion Workshop by Mustika Ratu and Budi Luhur University Student, Coaching Clinic given by the Rector of Budi Luhur University, Prof. Dr. Sc. Agr. Ir. Didik Sulistyanto who said that university students are here not only to study in campus but also to give dedication to society and to make research which is beneficial for themselves as well as others.
It is hoped that the BLEDEX 2017 will be a good and innovative step in improving the results of research and community service from the lecturers and students of Budi Luhur in improving Institution Accreditation (AIPT) and will take place continuously every year.