iDate – Internet Dating and Dating Industry Conference is the largest convention that covers the business of the dating industry (including match making). iDate is a business event, the most popular in the industry, focuses on technology and business models for the online dating, matchmaking and the social networking industry. We were really lucky, because iDate2017 took place in Minsk. We had the unique possibility to meet dozens of marriage agencies owners from all over the Europe, to exchange ideas with collegues, to be inspired by the other projects, to learn some new technology and new ideas. Galina Pinchuk presented Belarusian market and it’s unique history. We are the only country among participans where marriage agency license is needed to run the matchmaking business.