Jon Reifschneider


Executive In Residence in the Pratt School of Engineering

Jon Reifschneider is Executive in Residence at Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering where he serves as the Director of Masters Studies for the Artificial Intelligence for Product Innovation (AIPI) program and teaches in it. Prior to joining the Duke faculty Jon spent 15 years in management roles at data services and analytics companies. Most recently Jon 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 and globally. As a member of the DTN executive team, he led his division 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, and a Global MBA from EBS (Germany). He has lived, worked and studied in the US, Luxembourg, Germany and India.


Appointments and Affiliations

  • Executive In Residence in the Pratt School of Engineering

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Courses Taught

  • AIPI 510: Sourcing Data for Analytics
  • EGRMGMT 590: Advanced Topics in Engineering Management

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