Submission Help

Logging in to the New Conference Portal
To log in to the new portal for the Conference, go to You will see the following screen: 

If you have not yet created an account in the portal, click “Create Account”,highlighted in red above. If you have already created an account, log in with the credentials you set in the login form on the side of the screen.
If you click “Create Account”, you will see the following screen:

Fill out all the fields in the column to the right, scrolling all the way down. When you have filled in all your information, click “Register” to create your account. You will be returned to the Conference log in page.

Problems while submitting?


Open Water proivdes live support directly through the submission portal. To ask a question or request assistance, just click the chat bubble at the bottom right side of the screen. For additional questions or concerns don’t hesitate to be in touch contact CES directly at CES offices are open from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (EST) Monday through Friday.