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The time limit ensures that a participant will not be stuck with a boorish match for very long, and prevents participants from monopolizing one another's time. Alice and Kit go to a speed dating event.

Sheena Iyengar and Raymond Fisman found, from having the participants fill out questionnaires, that what people said they wanted in an ideal mate did not match their subconscious preferences. Requirement for each event vary with the organizer. Other studies found speed-dating data useful as a way to observe individual choices among random participants.

Sheena Iyengar and Raymond Fisman found

The disadvantage is people do not actually meet one another. Business speed dating has also been used in China as a way for business people to meet each other and to decide if they have similar business objectives and synergies.

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At the end of the event participants submit to the organizers a list of who they would like to provide their contact information to. Unlike many bars, a speed dating event will, by necessity, be quiet enough for people to talk comfortably. Speed Dater and Slow Dating. If there is a match, contact information is forwarded to both parties.

Some speed dating companies have now started offering free speed dating where the user does not pay unless they meet somebody they like. Furthermore, issues such as religion, previous marriages, and smoking habits were found to play much less of a role than expected. Yvonne Hemmingway persuades Honey Harman to go with her to a speed-dating event. Specific age range based on gender is a common restriction for events. On the other hand, a couple that decides they are incompatible early on will have to sit together for the duration of the round.