As reported by the BBC in the Science of Love, it only takes between 90 seconds to 4 minutes of face-to-face interaction to determine attraction, which gives speed dating an advantage over online dating.While over 100 companies in the US offered speed dating through online registration during the growing of the Internet, between 20 three large speed dating companies emerged with a national footprint in the US, with events in over 50 US cities: Hurrydate, 8Minute Dating and Pre-Dating.Contact information cannot be traded during the initial meeting, in order to reduce pressure to accept or reject a suitor to his or her face.There are many speed dating events now in the United Kingdom, Canada, and the United States.
in that everybody is purportedly there to meet someone, they are grouped into compatible age ranges, it is time-efficient, and the structured interaction eliminates the need to introduce oneself.
If you attend a speed dating event or lock and key party with us you can be assured the venue will be the very best we can find in the area.
We've used some of London's best bars and clubs (past & present) over the years and we've organised events at Mahiki, Soho House, Adam Street Club and many more well-known places.
Requirement for each event vary with the organizer.
Specific age range based on gender is a common restriction for events.