Motor & Drives Systems 2005, a two-day conference running Feb. 8 to 9 at the Hyatt Regency in Tampa, Fla., focuses on the latest advancements and economics in electric motor and drive technology. Topics include new motors and drives, system design and integration for optimum performance, new components and materials, advancements in electronics and control, and testing systems and techniques. For more information, visit You can receive a special registration discount of $595 to this event just by entering “Machine_D” in the Source Code on the registration page, located at