REHAB - The International Conference on Preservation, Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Historic Buildings and Structures 2014, 19 – 21 March, Tomar, Portugal. “Ritualized architecture in East Mexico”, Zapata, L. Paper presentation.
POP/CAANZ - Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand 2013, 24-26 June, Brisbane, Australia. “For Kitsch’s sake!!!” Zapata. L. Paper presentation.
PCACA - Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association 2012, 11-14 April, Boston, USA. Architecture behind the Mask. Zapata, L. Paper presentation.
ACAH / IAFOR - The Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities 2010, 18-20 June, Osaka, Japan. The architecture of colour in the Buildings of Luis Barragan. Zapata, L. Paper presentation.
PLEA - Passive and Low Energy Architecture 1996, 13-15 July, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. Eco technologies. Zapata, L. Paper and poster presentation.