Jon Reifschneider

Director, Master of Engineering in AI for Product Innovation, Duke University


Jon Reifschneider is the Director of Masters Studies for the Artificial Intelligence for Product Innovation (AIPI) program in Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering. Prior to joining the Duke faculty, Jon spent 15 years in management roles at data services and analytics companies. Most recently Jon was Senior Vice President and ran the Weather Analytics division at the tech company DTN, where he and his team created predictive analytics systems that are now core to the daily operations of most of the largest transportation, aviation and energy utility organizations across the US. As a member of the DTN executive team, he led his business through a period of substantial expansion and completed the successful sale of the company in 2017. Jon holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia where he graduated first in his class, a Master of Engineering Management from Duke University, a M.S. in Analytics from Georgia Tech, and a Global MBA from EBS (Germany). He has lived, worked and studied in the US, Luxembourg, Germany and India.