Universität Zürich

IKMZ - Department of Communication and Media Research

Media Change & Innovation Division

Andreasstrasse 15
CH-8050 Zurich
Phone +41 (0)44 635 20 92
Fax +41 (0)44 634 49 34


William J. Drake of the Media Change & Innovation Division is conducting a project for the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Data Localization and Barriers to Cross-Border Data Flows: Toward a Multistakeholder Approach. WEF community meetings on the topic have been organized in Geneva and San Francisco, and public outreach events are being held at the European Dialogue on Internet Governance in Tallinn, Estonia on 5-7 June and at the International Telecommunication Union's WSIS Forum in Geneva on 12-16 June. A White Paper by Drake will be released in parallel with the World Trade Organization’s Public Forum in Geneva on 26-28 September.