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- COWE started its journey in November 2004
- Started functioning from Ms. Suman Kumar’s office and the 6 founders pooled in money to run the show
- Moved into rented premises 6 months later
- First batch of EDP with 60 participants was conducted
- Participated in GITEX (Gulf Information & Technology Exhibition) – First International show on the invitation by Government of Andhra Pradesh
- Celebrated International Women’s Day at Infosys Campus at their invitation
- Involved with women weavers in Dharmavaram, Microcredit in Jadcherla, Agriculture in Nizamabad and Horticulture in Nalgonda.
- Partnership with ZDH/SEQUA
- Joint Ventures with AWAKE, FKCCI & GCCI – GAO
- Allotment of land by Government of Andhra Pradesh – Foundation stone laid for 30 Acres of Industrial Land in Automotive Park
- Trips to various countries and interaction with women associations
- 1st Trade Carnival at People’s Plaza, Necklace Road in 2007
- Participation in the First international Exhibition in Srilanka.
- 1st Industry based EDP – Food processing EDP in June 2007
- President of COWE on MSME Board
- Participation in 1st National Exhibition MSME EXPO 2008 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
- COWE members become part of ISB-Goldman Sachs “10,000 Women” Initiative
- Foundation Stone laid for 30 Acres Food Park
- Allotment of Land to COWE Members in the Automotive Park
- NSIC & NABARD sponsored stalls in Trade Carnival
- Visit to Bangkok and Kaula Lumpur to understand Food Incubators and Food Processing
- COWE becomes ISO Certified
- Inauguration of 1st Unit of COWE Automotive Park
- LOI signed between University of East London and COWE
- Launch of COWE Website and newsletter
- 1st COWE Walkathon
- Participation in Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, Orlando, USA
- Participation by COWE members in Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum (WVEF – 1) in China & International Trade Fair in Greece
- MOU signed with WeConnect International in China
- COWE becomes a National Body COWE India and starts with 8 chapters
- Young COWE launched
- 1st Women’s International Summit for Entrepreneurship (WISE) organized by COWE in Hyderabad
- Participation by COWE in International Trade Fair in Istanbul, Turkey,
- Participation in 2nd Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum in Mexico City, LOIs signed by fortune 500 companies with 10 COWE members
- Participation in Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, Minneapolis and Pennsylvania, USA
- Training in London on Textiles for COWE Entrepreneurs
- COWE Members participated in India Trade Fair, Dubai
- COWE starts NIMSME APEX Programs
- CO-WE India moves into its own premises
- CO-WE India gets NABET accreditation.
- CO-WE gets FTAPCCI excellence award
- Participation by CO-WE members in India, International Trade Fair, New Delhi.
- CO-WE India was core partner for MIT Global Start Up Workshop.
- Kitchen Incubator launched.
- Talent/Job mela organised in association with NIMSME.
- Rajasthan and Maharashtra Chapter launched
- Participation in International Small and Medium enterprises fair in China.