The Polish Cognitive Linguistics Association (PCLA) and the Faculty of English at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań are pleased to announce the 2018 annual PCLA conference, Cognitive Linguistics in the year 2018, to be held in Poznań, 24 – 26 September 2018. We would like to invite you to submit papers and posters for the conference. The leitmotif of the conference is Multimodal Patterns in Cognition and Communication. The conference will be preceded by a Empirical Methods in Linguistics Workshops on 23 September 2018 designed for PhD students. Scholars at more advanced stages of their careers are also welcome.