ConantLeadership’s Virtual Town Hall series is just one of many resources we provide to help you navigate every season of leadership. Sign up for an upcoming event, or view recordings of our past events.


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Leading Through Crisis

April 21, 2020

Learn how to lead people through turbulence – from a seasoned leadership expert. Doug Conant shares insights gleaned from leading large organizations through leveraged buyouts, 9/11, and the global financial crisis, as well as from his dramatic turnaround of Campbell Soup Company–transforming it from beleaguered to bringing it back into the top tier of the global food industry from 2001-2011. Drawing from the past while taking a clear-eyed look at the present, he lays out actionable tools for the here-and-now and charts an empowering course for the future. 

Making Leadership Personal In a Virtual World

May 18th, 2020

In the new reality created by COVID-19, face-to-face interactions are scarce or impossible. How can you infuse virtual interactions with the personal touch needed to drive results and elevate morale? Drawing from the past while taking a clear-eyed look at the present, Doug will lay out practical tools for the here-and-now and chart an empowering course for the future. 

A VUCA World on Steroids—Leading Through Chaos

June 16th, 2020

Learn how to lead in a VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) world.

Upcoming Town Halls


With Special Guest Panelist, Dr. Mark Pochapin of NYU Langone Health, President of the American College of Gastroenterology

TUESDAY Sep. 15th, 2020 | 7PM EST | 1hr

Join Doug Conant for a free virtual town hall on leadership where we explore and celebrate stories of leadership resilience and strength in these times. 

Doug Conant Candid

Doug Conant’s Personal Approach

Doug Conant has served as President of Nabisco Foods, Chairman & CEO of Campbell Soup Company, and Chairman of Avon Products, and serves on several non-profit and for-profit boards.  In the new reality created by COVID-19, we are faced with unique leadership challenges that for many are uncharted territory. Doug champions a personal approach to leadership that is tough-minded on standards and tender-hearted with people. No matter the crisis, leaders must put people first. Join Doug throughout the summer to discuss these timley leadership topics infused with a personal approach in our virtual town hall series.

ConantLeadership’s Commitment to Leaders

ConantLeadership is a community of leaders and learners who are championing leadership that works in the 21st century. 

We are committed to empowering today’s leaders to serve with greater impact. Our purpose is making meaning, not money. Our Founder, Doug Conant, does not take a salary and all profits after covering our operating costs are donated to organizations that are championing enlightened leadership that can move the world forward. 

As part of our commitment to leaders, we offer free resources like this town hall in service to our mission.