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Navy Pier wants to help you make a love connection using its new Ferris Wheel.Just in time for Valentine's Day, Navy Pier will host a speed dating event on its Centennial Wheel next Thursday, February 9.Sixteen scale-up stage tech firms spent the afternoon in suites high above the basketball court, as dozens of established companies courted them during 20-minute sessions punctuated by blaring air horns.Mints, brochures and messaging In some respects this format proved to be as unnerving as a round of romantic speed dating.28 hosted its first speed dating event, of sorts, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Other matchmaking sponsors were law firm Barnes & Thornburg, Comcast Business, Developer Town and m Accounting.
I joked with friends that I'd be spending the evening with a dozen men eager to spend their five minutes apiece quizzing me on papal encyclicals. Giving it a shot On the day of the event, I was one of the first people to arrive at the bar.
I received warm greetings from my fellow participants, all of whom appeared harmless enough that, when the event organizer asked us to sign a waiver releasing him of all responsibility for what followed, I felt fairly confident I didn't need to read the fine print.
Each gondola will hold up to two couples who will "date" for one full rotation before moving on to the next gondola.
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Once those 3 minutes are up, you’ll move on to the next in line.