30 May 2016 - Lt Gen Datuk Azizan Bin Md Delin, Chief Executive of MiDAS received a courtesy call by Director General Land Australia Defence Force, Brigadier Andrew Freeman on 30 May 2016. Brigadier Andrew Freeman was given an insight into MiDAS organization, activities and its function as a think tank for MinDef. As a token of appreciation Chief Executive of MiDAS presented him with MiDAS Coin.
26 May 2016 - MiDAS collaborate with Institute of Public Safety of Malaysia (IPSOM) was successfully organized a seminar on Total Defence And Security & Development at Royale Chulan Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on 26 May 2016. This seminar was graced by MiDAS Chief Executive - Datuk Azizan Bin Md Delin. The first speaker was Prof Emeritus Tan Sri Dato' Dr Khoo Kay Kim- a national historian from the Department of History University Malaya. He gave talk on "Historical Background and The Public responsibilities Towards HANRUH and KESBAN". The second speaker was Prof Dato' Dr Zakaria bin Haji Ahmad which is MiDAS fellow with his topic "Reflection and Issue Areas of HANRUH and KESBAN". And the last speaker was Prof Dato' Paduka Mohamad bin Abu Bakar delivered the talk on "Malaysia National Security in a Globalised Context: An Insight Into Total Defence and Security & Development". The seminar was attended by Dato' Dr Lee Bee Phang, CEO of IPSOM, representatives from MAF and also MiDAS Officers and staff .
18 May 2016 - On 18 May 2016, a delegation from National Defence College of the Philipines (NDCP) visited MiDAS. The delegation headed by Prof Charithie B Joaquin was received by Brig Gen Toh Choon Siang, Senior Director MBOSC. During the visit the National Defence College of the Philipines (NDCP) delegation was briefed on MiDAS roles and task that coordinate National Blue Ocean Strategy initiatives and conducts research and analysis on policies related to defence and security. The visit ended with a presentation of memento.
11 May 2016 - On 11 May 2016, a delegation from Command & Staff College Royal Brunei Armed Forces visited MiDAS. The delegation headed by Lt Col Shaiful Akhmar bin Mohd Shariff was received by MiDAS Chief Executive, Datuk Azizan Bin Md Delin and MiDAS officers. The Command & Staff College Royal Brunei Armed Forces delegation was briefed on MiDAS roles and task that coordinate National Blue Ocean Strategy initiatives and conducts research and analysis on policies related to defence and security. The visit ended with a presentation of memento.