The Comment Stage creates Comment Invitations for all submissions with custom participants. The Comment forms have a dropdown menu where users can select the intended readers of their comments.
When to Use it
Double blind venues can only run the Comment Stage after the submission deadline has passed. Single-blind venues can run the Comment Stage before the submission deadline if they first run Post Submission Stage.
Selection of who will have access to comment invitations
Email Program Chairs About Official Comments
Determines whether PCs will be notified of each comment.