If this is something you are interested in, you must email No refunds or rain checks will be given as long as the event you signed up for takes place.In the rare chance we have to cancel an event, you will be refunded or allowed to attend a different event.Marco Francesconi, a professor of economics at the University of Essex, and colleague Alison Lenton, a lecturer in the Department of Psychology at the University of Edinburgh, found that people can handle only so much variety before their decision-making skills break down.“One of the reasons has to do with our limited ability to deal with ‘too much’ information,” Francesconi told the Star in an email interview.Each of her speed-dating events last four minutes and involves 20 to 25 people.Speed dating narrows the odds that you’ll meet a suitable match since the dater is able to meet like-minded, age-appropriate singles in a welcoming environment, Seifert said. 100% Free Online Dating for Toronto Singles at Mingle2
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The singles reported their age, height, weight, education, occupation, religion and smoking habits.
At each event, participants met members of the opposite sex on three-minute dates. As the number of options increased, the researchers found, the number of matches decreased.
And unlike online dating, speed dating allows for immediate face-to-face communication to assess if there is at the very least a physical connection early on in the potential relationship.
“Speed dating is an individual thing,” said Seifert, who is a speed dating success story herself: She met her husband at an event a few years ago.