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2017 Divorce Catalyst Conference

This year’s Conference will feature numerous advanced, cutting-edge workshops, as well as several sessions designed for the newer divorce financial planning practitioner. on divorce taxation.

 Export to Your Calendar 10/26/2017 to 10/28/2017
When: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Where: Crowne Plaza Chicago West Loop
733 West Madison
Chicago, Illinois  60661
United States
Contact: 508-499-3701


Online registration is available until: 10/24/2017
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The Association of Divorce Financial Planners is excited to announce the 2017 Divorce Catalyst Conference – October 26, 27, and 28 at the Crowne Plaza Chicago West Loop

 

Click here for a pdf version of the Final Agenda.

 

Day

Time

Time

CE to be applied for

Room

Session Title

Thursday

10am – 12pm

Boardroom

Board Lunch

Thursday

11:00 to 1:00

Ballroom Foyer

Registration & Exhibit Setup

Thursday

1:00 to 2:15

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

Trump Tax Changes that May Impact Divorce Settlements: Constance Logan, CPA, JD

Thursday

2:15 to 2:30

15

Ballroom Foyer

Break

Thursday

2:30 to 4:10

100

2

Ballroom A/B

APFM/ADFP Roundtable: Bridging The Gap/Team Mediation (Stacey H. Langenbahn, J.D. , Amanda Singer, Esq., MDR, CDFA, Chris Chen, CFP, CDFA, Jennifer Failla, CFP®, CDFA®, CRPC®, MAFF® Cheryl Glazer, MST

Thursday

4:15 to 4:30

15

Ballroom Foyer

Break

Thursday

4:30 to 5:45

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

Kathleen Burns Kingsbury:Is Your Client’s Gender Costing Her a Fortune?

How to Empower Women to Pay Less and Negotiate More

Thursday

7:00 to 9:00

Ballroom Foyer

Reception

5

Friday

7:30-8:30am

60

Ballroom D

Breakfast

Friday

8:30-8:45am

15

Opening Remarks

Friday

8:45-10:00am

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

Money, Emotions, and Needs: A Behavioral Economics Approach to Mediating Financial Conflicts in Divorce: Sarah Newcomb

Friday

10:15-10:35am

20

Ballroom Foyer

Break

Friday

10:35-11:50 am

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

Protecting the Alimony & Child Support Payments When the Payor is Disabled – Part 1

How to Keep a Retirement Account Growing with Annual Deposits During a Disability – Part 2 Lee Conti

Friday

11:50 - 1:00

Ballroom D

Lunch

Friday

1:00-1:50 pm

50

1

Ballroom C

Breakout 1: Bulletproof your QDRO's: Steve Hernsberger, JD

Friday

1:00 to 1:50 pm

50

1

Ballroom A/B

Breakout 1: Creating Liquidity Solutions with Illiquid Real Estate Assets: Andrew Samalin, CFP, EA, CDFA

Friday

2:00 to 2:50 pm

50

1

Ballroom C

Breakout 2: Bulletproof your QDRO's:Steve Hernsberger, JD

Friday

2:00 to 2:50 pm

50

1

Ballroom A/B

Breakout 2: Marketing to Mediators: Michael Aurit, JD, MDR, Justin Kelsey, Esq., Amanda Singer, Esq., MDR, CDFA

Friday

2:50 to 3:10

20

Break

Friday

3:10- 4:25 pm

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

Financial Implications of Gray Divorce: Sara Stolberg Berkowicz, CFP®, CDFA

Friday

4:30 - 5:45

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

The Dirty Dozen: Social Security Rules for Divorced Spouses: MaryBeth Franklin, CFP®,

Friday

6:00 - 7:00

60

Reception

7 CE

Saturday

8-9am

60

Ballroom D

Breakfast

Saturday

9-10:15 am

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

Factors that Effect Perception of Fairness in Alimony Settlements: Michael Kothakota, MBA, CDFA, CFP®, ASA & Jessica Wery, Ph.D.:

Saturday

10:15-10:25 am

15

Ballroom Foyer

Break

Saturday

10:30 - 11:45

75

1.5

Ballroom A/B

What Do You Get When You Put a Financial Divorce Planner, Family Law Attorney and a Mental Health Professional Together?

Bob Bordett, CFP®, CDFA, Sandra Crawford, JD
and Marsha Schechtman, LCSW

11:45 to 12:00

Ballroom Foyer

Break

Saturday

12:00 to 12:50

50

1

Ballroom C

Breakout 1: Challenges with Valuing Defined
Benefit Pensions in Divorce: Chris Chen, CFP®, CDFA

Saturday

12:00 to 12:50

50

1

Ballroom A/B

Breakout 2: Planning for a Mortgage During a Divorce
or Separation:Doug Katz:

Saturday

12:50 to 1:20

1

Ballroom A/B

Lunch

Saturday

1:30 to 3:10

100

2

Ballroom A/B

Advanced Tax and Asset Division and Valuation Issues in Divorce and Separation: Lisa Anderson, MST

 


         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           


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