Attendee Checklist

The IM4US 2018 Conference starts tomorrow! Here's what you need to do to be prepared:

  1. Registration and security check in opens at 7:30 am at GWU Ross Hall School of Medicine: 2300 I St NW, Washington, DC 20052
  2. Bring a government issued photo ID with you (state issued driver's license, U.S. passport, etc.). You will need it to get through security at Ross Hall.
  3. Breakfast starts at 7:45 am in Ross Hall Room 101 (large auditorium)
  4. Familiarize yourself with transportation and parking options.
  5. Build your schedule so you have your personalized itinerary available in your Dashboard and the conference mobile app.
  6. Download the mobile app!
  7. Get social! View and connect virtually with attendeesand presenters.
  8. Go to the Discussions page to see what other attendees are saying or post a new thread. 
  9. See below for instructions on accessing Wi-Fi at GWU.
  10. Come to the Networking Reception on Friday night! Conference attendees get in free and guest tickets will be available at the door for $30. 

Last, but not least! Be a part of the (re)building of our online toolkit. Do you have a great handout on anxiety, back pain, or a useful recipe for constipation? Bring materials to the conference with you on your laptop or a thumb drive and look for IM4US board member and presenter, Connie Basch at break times to share those.

WiFi Access: 
Access your device settings to connect to Wi-Fi.


Select GWconnect from your available SSID (network) list.


If you are prompted for a "" please accept or trust the certificate. 
NOTE: The certificate will show as "Not Trusted" because it"s a GWU-generated local certificate and only valid for GW resources. Please accept as long as you see


Open a web browser and you will be redirected to the GWconnect splash page automatically. If you are not, please navigate to to trigger the redirection.


On the Splash Page, Click the link in the sentence, ?If you are a guest of the university click here to request or reset credentials?


Fill in the form and accept the GW wireless terms of use.


Click Register to submit.


You will receive an email with your username and password. If you have selected to have your credentials sent via SMS Text, you will receive a text as well.


Click Login

Our Event Apps

Using the event app, attendees can:

  • Update their profile
  • Manage their personal schedule and check-in to sessions
  • Set up 1-to-1 meetings with fellow attendees
  • View sponsors and exhibitors and their representatives, send requests to get their contact details
  • Engage in discussions on the forum

Guests can:
  • Sign up using Facebook or registration form
  • View attendees and speakers, and their publicly available details including submitted abstracts and checked-in sessions.