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The IDFA National Conference is the definitive gathering of financial professionals and others who work in the divorce niche. Thought leaders and industry experts from across North America come together for 2.5 days to discuss advanced divorce topics and learn how to build on their practice and provide better service to their clients.

On-demand recordings of past conferences are available for a fee as individual sessions or a full-conference package. 

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IDFA Conference Packages

2022 IDFA National Conference Series Recordings
Join IDFA and our speakers as we investigate issues that are at the forefront of divorce financial planning. Please Note: The conference bonus sessions are not part of this package and are available at an additional fee.
2022 Bonus Content: IDFA Virtual Conference Series Recordings
Two bonus seminars: Day One as a CDFA Professional with Donna Cheswick QDRO: What you need to know with Tim Voit and David Smith Please Note: These sessions are not included in the purchase of the 2022 Virtual Conference Series.
IDFA 2021 Pre-Conference Recorded Sessions
The preconference sessions are “How To Jump Start Your CDFA Practice” by Nancy Hetrick CDFA®, AWMA®, MAFF®. The information packed session will provide you actionable steps to market your practice and see the return on investment you envisioned when you initially got your CDFA designation. The second pre conference session is “Dissecting the Issues that Drive the Analysis” with Karen Sparks, J.D., CDFA®. Join Karen as she leads an extensive case study based on her practice and real life experiences, Take aways include: Tools and processes for client analysis, identifying the key issues and developing the analysis roadmap.

IDFA Conference Sessions

2023 IDFA National Conference
Join us for our annual event featuring a broad range of topics beneficial for new CDFA professionals and those that have been practicing for more than ten years. September 17 -20, 2023 Fairmont Hotel, Dallas, TX Full schedule to be available soon.
IDFA 2021 Pre-Conference Recorded Sessions
The preconference sessions are “How To Jump Start Your CDFA Practice” by Nancy Hetrick CDFA®, AWMA®, MAFF®. The information packed session will provide you actionable steps to market your practice and see the return on investment you envisioned when you initially got your CDFA designation. The second pre conference session is “Dissecting the Issues that Drive the Analysis” with Karen Sparks, J.D., CDFA®. Join Karen as she leads an extensive case study based on her practice and real life experiences, Take aways include: Tools and processes for client analysis, identifying the key issues and developing the analysis roadmap.
How to Jump Start Your CDFA Practice
This extended session will take a deep-dive into developing a successful niche divorce practice on a shoestring budget in record time. Approved for three and one half (3.5) hours of CDFA Continuing Education credit. This workshop is NOT included in the conference purchase price and must be purchased separately. All times are EASTERN
Lifestyle Analytics
The session will provide an overview of concepts supporting Lifestyle Analytics and examples of application from precedent cases and family code.
Estate Planning and Domestic Contracts
During this session, James and Irina discuss what financial professionals ought to know about estate planning, how it intersects with family law, and the role domestic contracts play in determining how property, support, and other matters should be dealt with upon breakdown of the relationship.
Behavioral Financial Advice and Financial Intelligence
In this workshop, you’ll learn how to apply groundbreaking behavioral finance tools and techniques to improve your clients’ financial decision making and create superior portfolio performance.