Kickoff Breakfast

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Collaboration 2017–May 18th

8:00 a.m.

IPI Founder Sue Dyer and President of the IPI Board of Directors Ivar Satero presented the opening address.

About The Speakers

 Sue Dyer MIPI

Partnering Facilitator, OrgMetrics LLC


Sue Dyer is President of OrgMetrics LLC, a professional partnering facilitation firm. OrgMetrics has conducted partnering with over 3,000 projects. She is the founder of the International Partnering Institute, a non-profit educational organization that is dedicated to changing the culture of construction. She is the author of the classic book “Partner Your Project” which is now in its 5th printing. Sue just launched Partnering FIT™, a virtual training platform that provides the knowledge and practical tools to help construction teams produce extraordinary project results. You can contact Sue directly at or 925-449-8300. ©2017 Sue Dyer

Ivar C. Satero

Airport Director, San Francisco International Airport


Ivar C. Satero is Airport Director of the San Francisco International Airport and Chairman of the IPI Board of Advisors. He began his career with the Airport in 1994 managing projects of the Airport’s $3B Master Plan Expansion Program. In 2003 Ivar was appointed Deputy Airport Director for the Design & Construction Division, and in 2014 he was appointed Chief Operating Officer. Ivar has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from San Jose State University and an MBA in Finance from San Francisco State University.  He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of California.  He also holds a private pilot’s license.