Busan IFF shared with the list of the newly appointed advisory committee members to Busan city government.
The selection process went through various listening and communications. The list of candidates for the advisory committee was made and each candidate was asked if he or she agreed, then 68 candidates agreed. After the internal approval of the BIFF secretariat, they were officially appointed on Feb 12th, 2016.
On Feb 15th, Kim Ji-seok, the program director of BIFF notified Lee Byong-suk, the director of Culture and Tourism Bureau in Busan city about the new appointment of the advisory committee. The list of the newly selected members was handed into the city government afterwards on Feb 19th.