News & Events

MiDAS Executive Dialogue 11/2018

10 Aug 2018 - MiDAS Executive Dialogue Serial 11/2018 titled “The Tyranny of Operational Intelligence: Defence Intelligence In A Age Without Strategy” was successfully organised by the Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on 10th August 2018 at MiDAS Auditorium, Ministry of Defence, Kuala Lumpur. The presentation was delivered by Professor Philip H.J. Davies , Director of the Brunel Centre for Intelligence and Security Studies (BCISS), Brunel University London. It generated a healthy discussion with participants posing numerous questions that require in-depth and detailed information from the speakers. The program ended with exchange of mementos and group photograph session.

MiDAS Executive Dialogue 10/2018

17 Jul 2018 - MiDAS Executive Dialogue Serial 10/2018 titled “China Belt And Road Initiative From Japan’s Perspective” was successfully organised by the Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on 17th Jul 2018 at MiDAS Auditorium, Ministry of Defence, Kuala Lumpur. The presentation was delivered by Mr Harada Yu, Research Officer from National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS). It generated a healthy discussion with participants posing numerous questions that require in-depth and detailed information from the speakers. The program ended with exchange of mementos and group photograph session.

Handing/Taking Over Ceremony of A&DD Director

6 June 2018 -  The handing over ceremony of A&DD Director was held at MiDAS on 6th June 18. The ceremony took place between the outgoing A&DD Director, Lt Col Mazuhir Md Amin who handed over duty to the new Director Lt Col Ku Syairi bin Ahmad. The ceremony was attended by MiDAS Chief Executive: Lt Gen Dato' Suhaimi Bin Hj Mohd Zuki, MiDAS officers and staff.

MiDAS Executive Dialogue 9/2018

26 Apr 2018 - MiDAS Executive Dialogue Serial 9/2018 titled “The Australian Army's Contribution to the Southeast Asia Region” was successfully organised by the Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on 26th Apr 2018 at MiDAS Auditorium, Ministry of Defence, Kuala Lumpur. The presentation was delivered by Lt Gen Angus J. Campbell, Chief of Army, Australian Army. It generated a healthy discussion with participants posing numerous questions that require in-depth and detailed information from the speakers. The program ended with exchange of mementos and group photograph session.

Visit by Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

21 December 2017 - Visit by Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - HE Mahmoud HUssien Saeed Qattan was received by Chief Executive of MiDAS Lt Gen Dato' Suhaimi bin Mohd Zuki on 21st September 17. HE Mahmoud HUssien Saeed Qattan 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 publication.

MiDAS Executive Dialogue 7/2017

17 Nov 2017 - MiDAS Executive Dialogue Serial 7/2017 titled “Terrorism In The Bastion of Moderation” was successfully organised by the Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on the 17th Nov 2017 at MiDAS Auditorium, Ministry of Defence, Kuala Lumpur. The talk was delivered by Dr. Mohamed Nawab bin Mohamed Osman, Assistant Professor, Coordinator of Malaysia Programme from S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Singapore. It generated a healthy discussion with participants posing numerous questions that require in-depth and detailed information from the speakers. The talk ended with exchange of memento.

Handing/Taking Over Ceremony of TMA Director

31 Oct 2017 -  The handing over ceremony of CDSRC Traditional Military Affairs (TMA) Director was held at MiDAS on 31 Oct 17. The ceremony took place between the outgoing Traditional Military Affairs (TMA) Director, First Admiral Yeow Ho Siong who handed over duty to the new TMA Director Kept Ee (Yee) Tai Peng. The ceremony was attended by MiDAS Chief Executive: Lt Gen Dato' Suhaimi Bin Hj Mohd Zuki , Senior Director of CDSRC: Ms Siti Salmiah binti Hj Dimyati, Senior Director of MBOSC: Brig Gen Abdul Malik bin Jiran, MiDAS officers and staff.

Courtesy Call by Imam Asim Hafiz, Islamic Religious Advisor to Chief of the Defence Staff & Service Chiefs UK

12 Oct 2017- Imam Asim Hafiz OBE MA, Islamic Religious Advisor to Chief of the Defence Staff & Service Chiefs UK made a courtesy call to MiDAS.  Imam Asim and his delegation were received by Lt Gen Dato’ Suhaimi Bin Hj Mohd Zuki, Chief Executive of MiDAS.  Subsequently, the UK Delegation were hosted to a roundtable discussion chaired by Chief Executive of MiDAS that includes numerous officers of MiDAS. The delegation were also 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's publication.