Mira Burri is senior lecturer and managing director for internationalisation at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lucerne. She teaches International Law of Contemporary Media, Digital Copyright, Internet Law and International Intellectual Property Law. Mira is also as of 2017 the principal investigator of the research project ‘The Governance of Big Data in Trade Agreements’.
Prior to joining the University of Lucerne, Mira was a senior fellow at the World Trade Institute at the University of Bern, where she led a project on digital technologies and trade governance as part of the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR): Trade Regulation.
Mira has recently authored the books The Classification of Services in the Digital Economy (Springer 2012; with Weber) and Public Service Broadcasting 3.0 (Routledge 2015) and co-edited Trade Governance in the Digital Age (Cambridge University Press 2012) and The Institutions of Global Internet Governance (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2018). Mira has consulted the European Parliament on cultural diversity and digital trade matters. She also consults the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, the World Economic Forum and others on innovation issues, in particular with regard to digital trade and Internet governance.