27th October 2020: Colonel Abdul Rauf, newly appointed Defence Advisor from High Commision of the Republic of Maldives visited MiDAS
22nd September 2020: Commodore Mustaque Ahmed, Defence Adviser from the Bangladesh High Commisioner visited MiDAS.
10 August 2020, Kuala Lumpur: Defence White Paper (DWP) Briefing Session organized by Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on the 10th August 2020 at Auditorium MiDAS.
18 August 2020, Kuala Lumpur: A seminar organized by SEARCCT was held at the Le Meridien Hotel Kuala Lumpur. The lecture was attended by all key personnel, and representatives from various related government agencies, private companies and GLC’s. Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) was represented by both Assistant Director of Contemporary Security Centre, Lt Kol Dr Maimunah Omar and Encik Tajuddin bin Mohd Said.
6 August 2020, Kuala Lumpur: The first IDFR Lecture Series 1/2020 was held at the Impiana Hotel KLCC. The lecture was attended by all Deputy Secretary General of Malaysia Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ambassador's and high commissioner of various countries, IDFR courses participants,
05 August 2020 - On 05th August 2020, a delegation from Royal Thai Embassy headed by Colonel Aroon Kaewset visited MiDAS. The head of delegation made a courtesy call on Director General (DG) MiDAS, Mr. Noor Hisham bin Rosle. During the visit, a briefing on MiDAS roles and tasks as well as a discussion on defence and security matters was held a MiDAS meeting room. The visit ended with a presentation of memento to DG MiDAS.
14 July 2020 - Daniel K. Inouye Asia Pacific Center For Security Studies Webinar titled “The Increasing Value of a Free and Open Indo-Pacific” was held at Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on 14 July 2020 . The webinar featured panelists were Mr. David Helvey (Acting Assistant Secretary for Defense, Indo-Pacific Security Affairs, United States), Mr. Shigeo Yamada (Director General of the Foreign Policy Bureau, Ministry of Foreign affairs, Japan) and Mr. Hugh Jeffey (First Assistant Secretary of the International policy Division, Department of Defence, Australia).