Information related to the 2018 conference is subject to change.
Can I register for the DFW Fraud Conference by phone?
At this time, we only accept registration online or by email. However, If you have any problems registering, please let us know and we can walk you through the registration process over the phone if needed.
How do I know if I'm registered?
You will receive an email confirmation once we process your completed registration form or handle the registration over email.
How do I request a manual invoice?
Once you have registered you may login to your account and view your invoice. If you need assistance you may contact the Chapter Treasurer.
How can I pay my balance?
You can pay with a credit card via PayPal or check. Registration fees are due upon registration. If you need alternative payment plans please contact the Chapter Treasurer.
Does my registration fee include meals?
Your registration includes breakfast, lunch and light refreshments during breaks and happy hour.
I have a group of employees that I'd like to register for the conference, how can I do that?
Group registration is only available for groups of 5 or more. To register a group, Register Online or email a list of people in the group by First Name, Last Name and email address to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will register the group manually.
We also have Sponsorship opportunities that include registration for up to 8 attendees and feature a prominant location in the conference call with sponsor logo and conference recognition. Visit the Conference Sponsors page, or contact EJ Janik at the following link for more information: Conference Sponsor Information.
When do the discounted periods expire?
The early registration period ends April 15, 2018. The group discount is available throughout the open registration period until the day before the event.When will I receive my name badge?
Your badge will be in your registration packet and will be available when registration opens on the day of the conference.
Do I need a photo ID?
Photo ID is not required.
Is continuing education credit available?
We have registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy (TSBPA) as a CPE sponsor for Certified Public Accountants, and the program is recommended for up to 9 hours of CPE credit. If you arrive late or leave early, you should claim only the number of CPE credits for the actual time attended (based on a 50-minute period equal to one CPE credit). Our TSBPA sponsor number is 010158. The course number for the 28th Annual DFW Fraud Conference is 2018-05. Registration with TSBPA does not constitute an endorsement by the Board as to the quality of our CPE program.
Additionally, the program will include an optional 2-hour Ethics course. This course meets the annual requirement for Ethics training for the ACFE. This course also received approval by the State Bar of Texas to qualify for 2 hours of MCLE. Additional program sessions are pending approval by the State Bar of Texas.
Are there any prerequisites for CPE credit?
There are no prerequisites for this program.
Where can I find information about course content and learning objectives?
This information is available on the Conference Speakers page.
How will CPE be reported?
TSBPA rules for CPE sponsors require that all programs include a process for evaluating quality by participants. After the conference, you will receive a short survey asking you to evaluate the programs. The CPE certificate is generated upon completion of the survey and may be printed or saved as a PDF. You must take the survey to get your CPE certificate - we are not able to print CPE certificates for you. The survey will be sent to the email address used to register for the conference.
What if I need to cancel my registration?
Please contact the Chapter Treasurer to cancel your registration.
What is the cancellation policy?
Our cancellation policy is intended to keep costs low for attendees. Due to financial obligations incurred by the chapter, you must cancel your registration prior to the start of the event. No refunds or credits will be given for cancellations received on or after the start date of the event. Those who do not cancel and do not attend are responsible for the full registration fee.
Where can I find information on the venue?
Please see the Conference Location page.
What do I wear to the conference?
Dress for the conference is business casual. To ensure your comfort during the event, please bring a sweater or light jacket. The average May temperatures in Dallas range from 60°F to 80°F.
Will there be a conference photographer?
Yes! This year, we will have a professional photographer documenting the conference. Following the conference, we will post a photo gallery on the website. Attendees are welcome to download gallery photos for their use. Conference attendees agree to allow all photographs to be published by the ACFE Dallas Chapter.
Can I take photos or videos?
Please limit any camera use to still photos only. Please do not record audio or video.
What is the meal policy?
Food and beverages will be provided at the following:
What if I have a special dietary need?We will gladly arrange for special accommodations if you have a dietary need that might otherwise limit your participation in the conference. Simply check the appropriate box on the registration form or contact us at email@example.com prior to May 1, 2018. Requests submitted after May 1, 2018, cannot be guaranteed.