Below is information about the 16th London International Eating Disorders Conference (LEDC) 2023. Members of the NEDS organisation will get a 25 % discount on tickets; please contact your national chapter for the discount code.

  • Date: 16–17 March 2023
  • Location: QEII Centre, London

LEDC has been held every 2 years since 1993 and is widely regarded as one of the leading eating disorders conferences in the world. We will be celebrating the 30th Anniversary of LEDC in 2023 and will have special sessions and celebrations as part of the programme and social events.

The conference will be important to attend for all healthcare professionals working in the field including psychiatrists, psychologists, psychotherapists, paediatricians, GPs, dietitians, occupational therapists and specialist nurses.

The programme has been organised by our Conference Chairs, Eric van Furth and Nadia Micali, and will contain a combination of keynote and plenary lectures around the theme of Navigating emotions in our understanding of eating disorders.

Keynote and Plenary Speakers include:

Tiffany Watt-Smith UK, Hope Virgo UK, Glenn Waller UK, Jennifer Danby UK, Stefan Zipfel, Germany, Elaine Fox Australia, Sian Mclean Australia, Rachel Bryant-Waugh, UK, Janet Treasure UK, Hubert Lacey UK, Beate Herpertz Dahlmann, Germany, Stephen Touyz, Australia, Zeynep Yilmaz Denmark, Kate Tchanturia UK, Steven Wonderlich USA

Practical clinical workshop sessions and the latest research in the form of short papers and posters will also be presented.
There will be plenty of time to network with your colleagues and peers through multiple discussion periods, networking sessions and social functions.
We look forward to welcoming you to London in March 2023.

For more information including the full programme, please visit our website:

LEDC 2023