MIDAS Students along with Mr. Srijan Pal Singh (advisor to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, member of Governing Board, MIDAS) paid tribute to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam at Music Academy on August 5, 2015. The event included a skit on the life of Dr. Kalam by MIDAS Students and a special music performance by 'We Take Off' a music band of children under 12 years of age. Other speakers who paid tributes were Mr. GRK Reddy, CMD, MARG Group, Dr. V G Santhosham, Director, VGP Group of Companies, Mr. T Sampathkumar, District Chairman, Rotary Club of Coimbatore (also a classmate of Dr. Kalam from St. Joseph's, Trichy). Dr. Kalam's statue was unveiled by Dr. T.D. Krishnamachari, Mr. DK Hari, Mr. Kalyan and representatives from Brahmakumaris.