ABM Uncensored is your first networking opportunity at ABM and allows you to connect meaningfully with other delegates.

It is a dialogue forum to foster interpersonal exchange, creating a deeper understanding of each other’s roles, backgrounds, priorities and motivations. This enhanced knowledge supports productive business development on the trade show floor.


ABM Uncensored is designed to take the conversation below the surface of political correctness in business negotiations and is based on the belief that differences contribute to the success of a relationship rather than preventing it.


ABM Uncensored participants examine topics in a talking circle, engaging in courageous conversations with the explicit goal to change the way Indigenous and non-Indigenous people live and do good business together.

This workshop is not for the faint of heart. The dialogue can be disturbing. Cringing is a part of the experience.

When and Where

ABM Uncensored takes place
• on Monday
• from 11:30 am until 4:30 p.m. (One exception! ABM Uncensored at the Navajo Nation Economic Summit will take place on Monday, April 22 from 9 am to 1 pm.)

Lunch is provided. There is no additional charge. ABM Uncensored is followed by the ABM Welcome Reception at 5.00 pm. All ABM Uncensoreds take place at the ABM venue.

  • ABM Indigenous: East, August 26, The Arcadian Court
  • ABM Indigenous: Alberta, October 21, venue to be confirmed.
  • ABM Indigenous: Lower Mainland, November 18, Langley Events Centre


This workshop is open to any ABM Delegate.

Final Step Before Registering

Click here to complete the Expression of Interest form to attend ABM Indigenous: East Uncensored. This survey will need to be competed before registering.

Questions? Concerns?

Contact L. Maynard Harry at maynard@ravenevents.ca or 1-604-483-3532 to discuss how to leverage ABM Uncensored as part of your ABM experience.