The 2019 FORTUNE Global Forum was held on November 18 and 19 in Paris. There, President Sohn participated in a panel about entrepreneurship and innovation in Europe.

From Germany to the Netherlands, countries throughout Europe are raising the global bar on innovation. The continent is swelling with opportunities and talent as positions, old and new, are being revamped. A look at why startups and investors are finding surprising success in Europe, and what it will take for the region to retain its competitive edge.