Event Management is the act of managing or organizing events or functions occurring at a particular place and time. Events range from festivals to team building sessions, rock concerts to training sessions. Event management requires proper consultation, planning and research. Conferences, galas, summer camps, day camps, sporting events, business events, meetings and university events are the most common events.

Event managers begin planning by booking an event at a particular location. They then plan for food and drink, entertainment, audiovisual needs, overnight accommodations for guests, tours and social programs and other support services. They will also help solicit sponsorships, in order to help cover the cost of the event. A professional event manager will carrying out tasks flawlessly in an organized, disciplined way.