Did you know that at speed dating those who stay seated quickly become pickier than those who move seats? Did you know that The Mere-Exposure Effect means we develop a preference for people the more we see them, even if we don’t know them? Did you know that we actually like people better when they’re wearing red?

Come to The Date Lab and see how we’ve used science to create a truly unique event. We’ve used psychological principles to level the playing field and test singles’ initial compatibility. Our average match rate is currently 86%, showing that you really can create chemistry through science. Come to The Date Lab and see what sparks you can create.

How does it work?

After your purchase has been confirmed, we will send you The Date Lab Event Kit. This contains a description of how the night will run and a short list of unconventional rules you must adhere to. Once the event has finished you will be sent a full ‘Chemistry Pack’ detailing the the scientific principles and specific studies underpinning this unique event.
WHEN: Tue 30 August @ 7:00pm
WHERE: Coin Laundry, 70 Exmouth Market, London, EC1R 4QP
PRICE: £16.50pp
DRESS: Women must wear all black. NO RED clothing, cosmetics or accessories!

NB: This event is currently for ladies and gents in their 20s and early 30s.


“I really enjoyed the evening, it was really well organised and awkwardness kept to a very minimum!”

“I really enjoyed the event.”

“I was well impressed by [the] organisation and creativity… I liked the subjects, meeting people twice, the different ways of doing things and the goody bag really cracked me up. Overall was a very nice group, and I really enjoyed the dialogue.”

“Great event and really novel too. Really like the referencing to the primary research.”


To be added to the waitlist, please email info@datelab.co.uk