Below are upcoming events that Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Patricia Hoffman will be participating in. 


  • On October 16, 2019, Assistant Secretary Bruce Walker will provide an update on OE programs and initiatives at the Electricity Advisory Committee (EAC) meeting. Other topics will include panel discussions on energy storage deployment case studies and impediments to leveraging phasor measurement unit (PMU) data and synchrophasors. Eric Hsieh of the Advanced Grid Research and Development division will also provide an update on the proposed Advanced Energy Storage Initiative. This meeting is the third of the three EAC meetings held annually. The two-day meeting will be held in Arlington, VA.

Bruce Walker Headshot

Assistant Secretary Bruce J. Walker 

Patricia Hoffman Headshot

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Patricia Hoffman