In addition to regular Spotlight events, which are open to all members and the public, SDWAC also hosts special events. These include business-focused lunches (attendance by invitation) and specially priced events with notable guest speakers.
Special events in 2017 have included:
-- March 18, "Growing the Game: Baseball's Plans for Global Expansion," presentation by special guest Chris Park, Senior Vice President of Major League for Intentional.
-- May 11, Luncheon with Consul General of Israel Sam Grundwerg, co-hosted with corporate partner Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek
-- October 6, "Three Elections and a Brexit," a special discussion on Germany's growing global influence
-- October 19, "NAFTA: A Make or Break Moment?" featuring a provocative panel debate on NAFTA's uncertain future