On September 15, Rohit Khare will be stepping down as Director of CommerceNet Labs to move to New York City for personal reasons. We’re also welcoming a new CommerceNet Fellow who’s joining us that week, Rachna Dhamija, who will be pursuing some innovative entrepreneurial concepts around usable security.

As we pass the torch to a new crop of Fellows, it’s an appropriate time to look back on the past two years and explain a bit about our areas of interest, successes and setbacks working with over a dozen staff & partners since Adam Rifkin and I helped start this initiative at CommerceNet in the summer of 2004…