Every time when you saw a programme like 'Filmfare' awards or those pop concerts and beauty pageants you would have wondered how people managed to set up such brilliant shows. Every tiny detail from your entering the venue to your going out is a resu lt of rigorous planning. Well…that's event management for you.
One of the fastest and the most glamorous upcoming professions today, it means rubbing shoulders with who's who of the crème-de-la crème layer of the city. Event management, the most profound form of advertising and marketing, is a glamorous and thrilling profession. It provides an opportunity for unleashing one's creative potential to a very high degree. It dema nds a lot of hark work and effort but at the same time offers enormous scope.
Event management is a process of organizing a professional and focused event, for a particular target audience. It involves visualizing concepts, planning, budgeting, organizing and executing events such as fashion shows, musical concerts, corporate seminars, exhibitions, wedding celebrations, theme parties, product launching etc.
Event Management is a multi-million dollar industry, growing rapidly, with mega shows and events hosted regularly. Surprisingly, there is no formalized research conducted to access the growth of this industry. The industry includes fields such as the MICE (Meetings, Incentives and Events), exhibitions, conferences and seminars as well as live music and sporting events.
On the profession side, event management is a glamorous and exciting profession that demands a lot of hard work and dynamism.
The logistics side of the industry is paid less than the sales/sponsorship side, though some may say that these are two different industries.