How to Download the Whova App
The Whova event app is for free for event attendees. To download the app, please follow ANY of the steps below:
- Open up the Apple Store or Google Play on your mobile device, and search for “Whova”.
- Or, visit here in your mobile device’s web browser.
When you have found Whova, tap to download and install the Whova app.
How to Sign In
1. Sign in options
- Enter the email address you used for event registration
- Or, use your social media account
2. Create password and type in your name.
3. Profile editing
Other attendees will see this and network with you, so make it look good. You can edit it later by clicking the “More” tab.
4. Access your event main page
If the CyberMaryland event doesn’t show up automatically, then click on Find Your Event
and search for CyberMaryland 2017
. Then, click the Join (registered attendees only)
button on the bottom of the event description page. Next, click on the “I don’t have the code” link and press the “Request Access from Organizer” button. FBC will verify that you are a registered participant of this event. Once your registration has been verified you will receive a notification and the event will show up in your event list.
The Three Most Popular Features
Whova lists all the sessions on each event day, You can search an individual session by keywords, including a session title, room, and a speaker name.
- Personal Schedule in “My Agenda”
The session includes all the details like overview, handouts, speaker profiles, etc. You can add the session into your own personal agenda and set a reminder. All the sessions you saved are in My Agenda, which is shown in the previous page (see the picture above).
- Participating in sessions through the app
During the session, you can click Like, ask questions or leave comments, and rate the session. You can take down your personal notes too.
With a little planning, you can make many valuable connections. Explore who else is attending the event. You can search by keywords including company name or title.
You can click attendees in the list, and see their professional profiles. You can take a note, or request a contact information.
- Say-Hi, In-app Messaging, and Private Group Chat
You can see the professional background information of fellow attendees, and say “Hi” with a click.
Or, start chatting through private in-app messages. By clicking the button on the top of the page, you can invite more people to join the conversation. Just convert it to a private group chat.
Use the meeting scheduling feature to suggest a time and a place to meet someone. If your request is accepted, you’ll see a notification and it’ll also show up in your agenda.
3. Bulletin Board
You can introduce yourself, ask any questions, and interact with fellow attendees on the Bulletin Board. Click the plus button, and post special messages using the templates.