In order to prevent submissions being made, the Account or Event Administrator must close submissions.  

Click on 'status: open' in the 'Submissions' area of the event dashboard.

A window will open containing on/off sliders to switch

  • Submissions from open to closed
  • Prevent/Allow new submissions
  • Prevent/Allow complete submissions to be edited

Click on any slider to switch a feature on/off.  Click 'open' to change the status of submissions from open to closed.  

Click on the grey X to close the status window.

Any user who clicks on the submissions link after it has been closed, will receive a message informing them that submissions are currently closed.

See also Open submissions / Call For Abstracts