From the standpoint of anthropology and sociology, dating is linked with other institutions such as marriage and the family which have also been changing rapidly and which have been subject to many forces, including advances in technology and medicine.
As humans societies have evolved from hunter-gatherers into civilized societies, there have been substantial changes in relations between men and women, with perhaps one of a few remaining biological constants being that both adult women and men must have sexual intercourse for human procreation to happen.
Speed Dating is ideal for those who have busy lifestyles and are not wishing to visit the bar scene for a chance meeting. Upon arrival you will be met and checked in by your friendly hosts and given a personalised name tag and "speeding ticket".
We wait for everyone to arrive and then your host will give a quick welcome speech to let you know what to expect. After five minutes we ring the bell again, the girls stay seated and all the guys move around one table.
It generally happened in that portion of a person's life before the age of marriage, enabled dates to be arranged without face-to-face contact.