UB sends 2 teams in the competition DIPONEGORO ECONOMICS FESTIVAL (DEFEST) 2015 University of Diponegoro. The representative delegation from the Faculty of Economics and Business, which consists of Intan Widya Lestari (145020101111033) of the economic science, Fabiyanti Ratna Safitri (145020117111020) from economic science and Widyah Khoirun Nisa (145020101111029) from theeconomic science. As for the other UB team that is coming from the Faculty Economics and Business. As for the overall finalist itself consists of 10 teams to LKTIN and 10 teams to Business Plan that there are two teams UB, UGM 1 team, IPB 4 teams, UI 2 teams, UNS 2 teams, UIN 2 teams, UNAIR 1 team, UNHAS 1 team, UNDIP 3 teams, and UNSOED 1 team, ITB 1 team, UNIV. JENDRAL A.YANI 1 team and UNDIKSHA 1 team.
Activities throughout the finalists began on November 4, 2015 at 18:00 pm, the technical meeting to prepare for the competition on November 5, 2015. Then on Thursday, November 5, 2015, the competition DIPONEGORO ECONOMICS FESTIVAL (DEFEST) 2015 has begun. All finalists presented their ideas in accordance with the theme DIPONEGORO ECONOMICS FESTIVAL (DEFEST) in 2015 that “Optimalization Village’s Potential to Increas The Economy of The State”. The title of our team to LKTI that is “Society Pancaguna in order to Maximize The Potential of Fihing Pond Water Brackish in Duduksampeyan Village-Gresik”. The questions of the jury has been our responsibility to the fullest. Similarly, as well as the conditions experienced by the finalists. Presentation of all the finalists was completed at 16:00 pm. After that, all the finalists leave the room and go back to hotel.
The announcement of the big five was held on November 6, 2015 held at UNDIP and continued presentation about the study case which given by the jury. After that we were go to Lawang Sewu and Souvenirs Center also visited The Biggest Mosque in Java Center. On November 7, 2015 held a National Seminar and announcement the winner of LKTI and Business Plan. The winner of LKTI is who gets 1st University of Brawijaya, UNSOED 2nd Place, and UNDIP 3rd Place also the winner of Business Plan is who gets 1st UNDIP, 2nd UI, 3rd IPB.Although our team did not get a champion in this competition, but we feel good because we can take a lesson from all this, that to be a winner takes extra hard
work, and 10 finalists have indeed become a true winner because we got away from about 100 full paper submitted to the committee DEFEST 2015 University of Diponegoro. Friends and new friend is worth more than every race, and they can not be replaced by any material object. At least, all the finalists have the same intentions, contributing to the economy in Indonesia through contribution thoughts written by this Scientific Paper.