International Journal of Event and Festival Management: Call for Submissions

The International Journal of Event and Festival Management (IJEFM) is welcoming the submission of papers. 

IJEFM advances knowledge in the field of events management and enhances the uptake of such knowledge by academics in the field.

This double-blind peer-reviewed journal covers events management issues ranging in scope from small festivals, business and special events to mega events such as the Olympics. Articles are sourced from all disciplinary perspectives and a multi-disciplinary research approach is encouraged.

Research is invited on the varied dimensions of events management, including, but not limited to:

  • Marketing
  • Planning and design
  • Comments and/or trends in event education
  • Logistics
  • Evaluation
  • Strategic management and creative leadership
  • Sponsorship and fundraising
  • Volunteer and human resource management
  • Event professionalism and innovations
  • Programming
  • Risk management
  • Financial management of events
  • Clients and concepts
  • Business relations
  • Conferences
  • Public relations
  • Festivals
  • Conventions


Submission Guidelines

To submit your research, please visit the journal’s ScholarOne website:

In preparing papers, authors are asked to follow the standard IJEFM Author Guidelines, which are available here.

If you have any questions about the submission process, please contact IJEFM’s Editor, Dr Judith Mair ([email protected]), or the journal’s Publisher, Hazel Goodes ([email protected]).