At Detecon USA, we unite
strategic growth advice
with deep digital tech &
connectivity expertise.


OKR Strategy Accelerator

OKRs are a software-enabled framework and a set of best practices, which drive results across all teams within your organization. From strategic planning, to OKR definition and agile CFR execution at all organizational levels, Detecon offers tailored solutions to complement your existing strategic planning landscape (KPIs, Scorecards, etc.).

Strategic Innovation Management

We offer our knowledge in people empowerment, strategy alignment, and agile innovation management to turn your organizational ideas into scalable business solutions. Together with our partners, we support you in discovering your ideas, creating an innovation management process and executing it towards success.

Special: Airport Innovation

Not only with running the Airport Innovation Lab at San Diego Airport, but we also gained a broad experience in consulting services in the airport environment. We support Airports to attract, leverage and execute ideas and innovation, as well as to connect with start-ups, which will create benefits for passengers, employees, and airlines.

IoT - Internet of Things

We leverage our deep understanding of connected services for our clients to grow their business as well as to enter new markets. Our clients benefit from our wide service portfolio, encompassing IoT readiness checks, strategy building and execution.

Edge & Cloud Computing

Our clients leverage our Cloud Service expertise to leanify their digital infrastructure and grow their operational efficiency. Our service portfolio encompasses Cloud Readiness check, Cloud Strategies and full service Cloud Transformation.


5G and Optical Networks

We understand the market-specific barriers that prevent companies to maximize their operational efficiency and support our clients to implement 5G solutions to run their connected business with low latency & high bandwidth.


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#1 Apple acquires edge-based AI startup Apple has purchased, a Seattle-based startup specializing in edge-based, low power AI tools. The deal is reportedly valued at around $200 million with Xnor’s image recognition tools potentially deployed in future...

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#1 | Sony surprises CES with the Vision-S concept electric car Sony unveiled an electric concept sedan, called the Sony Vision-S, at this year’s CES. In a move that surprised many, the Japanese tech conglomerate demonstrated its strengths in different tech areas. The...

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#1 | Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg in a boardroom shake-up Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg was ousted as the aviation giant looks for ways to solve a number of problems, including fatal crashes, delays, and issues with its 737 Max airplane. Chairman David Calhoun...

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#1 | Amazon, Apple, and Google join forces to develop connectivity standard   Amazon, Apple, Google, and Zigbee Alliance have joined forces to create a new connectivity standard for smart home devices. The ‘Connected Home over IP project’ will enable all smart...

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#1 | T-Mobile and Sprint begin court battle to defend their merger The trial to determine the fate of T-Mobile and Sprint’s proposed merger has begun in a Manhattan court. The coalition of 14 attorneys general is claiming that the $26 billion merging would decrease...

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#1 | Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from any management roles at Google and its parent company, Alphabet. Sundar Pichai, the current CEO of Google, will become CEO of Alphabet...

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#1 | U.S. online sales to hit $143 billion this holiday season US consumers have spent $50.1 billion online between November 1 and November 26 as retailers rolled out their Black Friday deals earlier than usual due to a shorter holiday shopping season. Companies...

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#1 | SpaceX launches 60 more internet satellites SpaceX’s plans to build a broadband-from-space system are moving forward as the company sent another 60 satellites into orbit on Monday. Elon Musk’s enterprise has regulatory approval to launch more than 10,000...

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#1 | Microsoft Japan tested a four-day workweek and productivity jumped Microsoft Japan tested a four-day workweek and has recorded increased productivity of its 2,300 employees. Sales per employee increased almost 40 percent compared to 2018 and the company used 23.1...

Leadership Team

Stefan Wilhelm
CEO, Managing Partner

Stefan is the CEO of Detecon USA and a member of the Management Board of Detecon Consulting. He has over 20 years of experience in corporate strategy, business innovation, growth, and partnering. Stefan’s specialties include digital change, corporate strategy, leadership, and organizational renewal.

Joseph Noronha
COO, Director

Joseph is the COO and Director of Detecon USA with over 10 years of international consulting experience. He brings sales, business development, and hands-on expertise in leading multidisciplinary project teams. Joseph’s specialties include edge computing, IoT across home, manufacturing, automotive, telecom and logistics verticals, and in other emerging connectivity technologies.

Philipp Schett
Director, Innovation

Philipp Schett, the Director of Innovation, is an expert in people empowerment, ecosystem building and strategic alignment. He brings over 10 years of extensive experience in empowering organizations to accelerate growth from inside, applying the methodologies of open innovation.

Thomas Switala
Director, Connectivity

Thomas is a Director of Connectivity with more than 15 years of experience in global communications markets. Passionate about finding innovated solutions in connectivity and connecting the unconnected. Specializing in telecommunication infrastructures and leading specialized projects in technical strategies, transformation and operations.

Who We Are

Detecon USA provides innovation, growth and digital technology advise to a range of clients from startups to global enterprises. Our core expertise includes growth advisory based on OKRs, innovation empowerment and connectivity services. We assist our clients to harness the latest technologies, agile frameworks and business models to drive step change performance improvements. Detecon Inc. is part of the Detecon Group.

The Detecon Group is a 1,100 person strong innovation-consulting powerhouse of Deutsche Telekom and T-Mobile and pioneer in digital strategy advisory. Detecon supports companies from all domains to adapt their business models and operational processes to the competitive conditions and customer requirements of the digitalized, globalized economy with state-of-the-art communication and information technology.

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