The format enables a fast-paced information exchange about a series of topics and has a high fun factor.
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Its origins are credited to Rabbi Yaacov Deyo of Aish Ha Torah, originally as a way to help Jewish singles meet and marry.
Speed dating is a formalized matchmaking process or dating system whose purpose is to encourage people to meet a large number of new people."Speed Dating", as a single word, is a registered trademark of Aish Ha Torah.
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The SD ends once the participants made a full rotation and came to the point of the beginning - to their first conversation partner.
At Wikimania 2012 we have had 4 persons who sat at 2 long tables, each one facing another empty seat.
Each of them had a topic prepared that she/he was good at and had put a piece of paper with the topic on it, so it was clear to the conversation partner what they were supposed to talk about.