BDA Live 2013: look back

BDA Live 2013 – Inspiring, informative and unique

BDA Live 2013 delegatesThe first BDA Live event was held on the 10th and 11th October 2013 at the famous wine museum – Vinopolis in London: a fabulous venue. The event was a huge success: over 300 people attended the two-day conference with many more participating via social media

BDA Live showcased a fantastic range of guest speakers, workshops and exhibitors. Fourteen BDA Specialist Groups exhibited, seeing this event as a brilliant opportunity to network and promote the excellent work that they do within the dietetic profession.

BDA Live contained inspirational after inspirational speaker and thought-provoking discussions from delegates. The speakers were of high calibre and the call to arms for boosting dietetic evidence base, practice and external perception was clearly heard. Over the two days delegates tweeted, talked, consulted, discussed, reflected and questioned the science and practice of behaviour change through diverse topics such as protein requirements, research, leadership, school food, branding, sustainable diets, storytelling and obesity and many more.

Delegates said it was:

“challenging, progressive and current” “challenging, progressive and current”
“vibrant, modern and thought provoking for my practice” “the bar has been raised by the BDA this space”