XBRL US and its members support hundreds of training events and educational programs annually, online and around the world. Browse our listings and past event pages to learn more and register for upcoming events.

We offer CPE credit through the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) for some of our face-to-face events – look for the National Registry of CPE Sponsors logo on our event pages to learn more about earning credit.

Upcoming Events

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Introduction to the XBRL API Standard – Streamline Your Access to Data

3 PM ET Wednesday, December 12, 2018 (60 min.)
XBRL US Webinar
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Streamlined Data Access through the XBRL API Standard Attend this webinar to learn about the new XBRL API – for casual data users, researching public companies, and commercial entities building their own XBRL database offerings.

State & Local Government – Effective Reporting through XBRL Financial Data Standards

2:00 PM EDT Wednesday, January 23, 2019 (60 Minutes / 1 CPE)
XBRL US Webinar
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Attend this one-hour session to learn how financial data standards can improve the efficiency of state and local government data processing.

Web Conference

Center for Data Quality Committee Meeting

3:00 - 5: 00 PM Wednesday, February 13, 2019 (2 hours)
XBRL US Web Conference
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At this meeting, industry leaders will participate in discussions and plans for developing guidance and rules for use by public companies complying with the XBRL requirements of the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Learn about the Data Quality Committee.


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Public Review

FASB Taxonomy – Call for Comment

Monday, November 26 - Wednesday, December 26, 2018 (30 days)
Proposed Taxonomy Improvements for Proposed Accounting Standards Update Public Review hosted by FASB
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Process Improvement Effective January 1, 2018, proposed Taxonomy Improvements to this Accounting Standards Update will have a formal comment period concurrent with the issuance of the Accounting Standards Update. This replaces the past practice of an annual 60-day comment period on the entire Taxonomy. FASB Staff Issues Proposed Taxonomy Improvements for Proposed Accounting Standards Update […more]


Comment Period

SEC Request for Comment – Updated Disclosure Requirements and Summary Prospectus for Variable Annuity and Variable Life Insurance Contracts

Wednesday, October 31 - Tuesday, February 19, 2019 (120 days)
US Securities & Exchange Commission Comment Period
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The Securities and Exchange Commission has voted to propose rule changes designed to improve disclosure for investors about variable annuities and variable life insurance contracts. The proposal is intended to help investors better understand these contracts’ features, fees, and risks, and to more easily find the information that they need to make an informed investment […more]