Michel Boileau of Aix-Marseille Université discusses Thurston's orbifold theorem and results from the classification of finite simple groups, June 24, 2014 at the Bill Thurston Legacy Conference.

The conference, "What's Next? The mathematical legacy of Bill Thurston," held at Cornell June 23-27, 2014, brought together mathematicians from a broad spectrum of areas to describe recent advances and explore future directions motivated by Thurston's transformative ideas.

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