By October 31st the ECHA General Committee will discuss the proposals, inform applicants about each others proposal, and the opinion of the General Committee about the proposals. Please note that this call for applications is regarded as a pilot, which means that the General Committee reserves the right that it may not suggest the organization of the Thematic ECHA Conference in 2019 after reviewing the applications received. Applicants will be able to withdraw or modify their application until November 30th. The General Committee will announce, whether there will be a Thematic ECHA Conference in 2019, and if so, its time, organizer and venue by 20th of December 2016 at the ECHA web-site. We look forward to receiving your proposal!