Europe GRI 2019
Europe GRI 2019

Europe GRI 2019

11 - 12 September
InterContinental Paris Le Grand

Europe GRI is a get-together of senior investors, lenders and developers active in the European real estate market.


The 21st Annual Europe GRI 2019 will return on 11-12 September in Paris. The event will unite the most senior real estate investors, developers, lenders and advisers for two days of candid, behind closed door discussions and high level networking.

2019 discussion themes include2019 discussion themes include

Finance & Investment
The Investment Cycle - Price correction party or are we dancing on a volcano?
Non- Core Institutional Risk Appetite - Comfortable returns or getting cold feet?
Opportunistic & Value Add - Up goes the risk curve, down goes the deal size?
Debt Funds - Competition too level to hunt yields?
Senior Debt Values - Any surprises left?
Equity - Headline returns or investing only for the show to continue?
Cross Border and Global Capital Flows - Still Cities or becoming more diverse?
JV’s, Club Deals & Co Investment - Big ticket recipe winner or too many cooks ?
Investment Strategies - Sit back and relax, or desperately seeking exits?
Blockchain - Hyped up temp or transactional talent?
State of Europe - Trillion dollar credit crush or populism pandemic?
Finding Value in Demographics - China migration, students, oldies or gen alphas?
City Centre Last Mile & Logistics - Any long term value behind the hype?
(Not) Shopping Centres - User demand pointing to everything but the store?
Retail, Light Industrial & Logistics - Structural savers or fundamental shift?
Office Developments - How much depends on mixed use schemes?
Core Commercial is Dead! Long Live Value Add!
Co-Working & Flexible Workspace - Winners defined by operational flair or something much more?
Co, Modular & Micro Living - Savvy numbers game or creating something special?
Build To Rent Resi - Cradle to grave goldmine or mid market pocket?
Student Housing - Does the international demand stack up for local investors?
Affordable Housing - Marketable money spinner or expensive sore spot?
Hospitality Stream
Global Equity in Hospitality Assets - Stalled cycle or time to experiment?
Hospitality Lending Appetite in Europe - Are traditional lenders being forced out the game?
Place Making & Mixed Use - Is bigger always better value-add?
Service, Lifestyle & Leisure - Future of all, master of none?
Summer vs Winter Hotspots - Same old or something special to be discovered?
Owner/Operator Market Dynamics - Power struggle or amicable marriage?
Hospitality Product Demands & Long Term Value - Demographics, location or disruptive forces?
Regional Specific
Nordics - Sustainable cities or going down the curve?
Netherlands Urban Growth - Asset power struggle or powerful placemaking?
Germany, France, UK -Comparable cycle strategies or making their own beds?
France Urban Hubs - Global investors’ playground or room for all?
UK & Ireland
French Discussions
Bureaux Parisien & Bruxelles - Panique des prix, bulle en voie d’explosion?
Stratégie d’investissement - Le Core rémunère-t-il encore?
Taux - Fin de cycle ou début d’une nouvelle ère?

This year GRI Europe proudly hosts our sectoral annual conference GRI Hospitality Europe.


Meet our exclusive format.

GRI has no speakers, no presentations. Instead, you have a selection of closed-door discussions where everyone can participate.
Much like a conversation in your own living room, the dynamic environment allows you to engage with your peers in an informal and collegial setting.
Diego Tavares
Event manager
Diego Tavares
Managing Director & Senior Partner
GRI Club
+44 (20) 7121-5060
Kirsty Stevens
Event manager
Kirsty Stevens
Head of Research - Europe
GRI Club
+44 (0)20 7121 5095
Diego Tavares
Diego Tavares
Diego Tavares
Managing Director & Senior Partner
GRI ClubEurope
+44 (20) 7121-5060
Diego Tavares is managing director of the GRI Club, which brings together leading real estate and infrastructure players in more than 20 countries. He runs the club's real estate division in Europe, managing a highly evolved platform of conferences and member-only activities in a variety of locations across the continent. He has an extensive experience in the real estate industry in Europe and Americas and a wide network of global relationships. He holds a degree in Tourism and specialized in Marketing and Consumer Behavior at the London School of Marketing.
Kirsty Stevens
Kirsty Stevens
Head of Research - EuropeGRI Club
Kirsty has seven year’s experience in conference production globally. Her previous role included Conference Producer for RICS, fostering events in Corporate Real Estate, Residential, Industrial and Regional Investments across UK, Middle East and Europe. Kirsty is passionate about industrial and logistics, residential alternatives, distressed Investing, as well as connecting investors and developers with focused discussions in her core markets of the UK and Europe.
+44 (0)20 7121 5095


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