People from all over the world attended the event, so there was enough to talk about since there were so many different cultures around!
Over a hundred people showed up – the participants were a mix of students of Caminhos, local Brazilians, people staying at the Pura Vida Hostel and other friends.
If I were going to another speed dating bloggers event I would make sure that my top nine squares were really on brand and matched perfectly my elevator pitch.
The maximum time allotted per meeting is 5 minutes, though I found towards the end you had much less than this as people tried to talk to as many people as possible. I was the idiot that got distracted by her baby while packing and left her business cards on her bedside table.
Make sure you have a plentiful supply but even more important remember to get other peoples.
Step in one of our guests – Payal – who was adventurous enough to step out and give the new Lovestruck speed dating event a try. “For a modern busy city singleton who likes exploring alternative over traditional routes of meeting other singles, Speedmeet 1.0 by Lovestruck was refreshing.
In a city of 19 million, with more than a 50 percent youth population, it’s surprising the concept hasn’t fully caught on before.