In 2010, the eighth international conference on researching and applying metaphor took place at VU University, from 30 June to 3 July.
The theme of the conference was "Metaphor and Domains of Discourse".
The invited speakers at this conference were:
- Paul Chilton (due to personal circumstances replaced by Joseph Grady)
- Dedre Gentner
- Lynne Cameron
Here you can find the archived conference website.