2001 – negotiations were started with Ida-Viru local municipalities to establish IVEK
2002 – three Ida-Viru cities – Jõhvi, Kiviõli and Kohtla-Järve established Ida-Viru Enterprise Centre (IVEK)
2003 – in April IVEK was registered in Business Register; centre began work with three people; IVEK consulted starting businesses and municipalities
2004 – IVEK joined the program of regional development centres’ network – consulting of non-governmental organisations was added to services
2007 – IVEK expands its services to Narva – IVEK opens branch in Narva
2010 – IVEK provides county tourism information service in Jõhvi Tourist Information Centre
2016 – 13th year of operation!