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Thursday, April 5
Learn about autonomous vehicles
At the second annual Autonomous Vehicle Summit run by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International of New England, attendees will hear from leaders in technology, policy, and urban planning about challenges facing this burgeoning industry. Thursday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, 555 Technology Square, Cambridge. $135. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Sell food products on Amazon
Attend a one-hour information session on the basics and best practices for selling your own brand of food products on Amazon. Participants will learn about Amazon’s objectives, tour an active seller account, learn critical language, and learn effective strategies used by current sellers. Thursday, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., CIC Boston, 50 Milk St., Meridian Conference Center, fifth floor, Boston. $15. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Finance your business
Those beginning the process of starting a new business are invited to attend a talk by Lisa Gonzalez Welch from the Small Business Association of Massachusetts. Attendees will learn how to navigate the loan process. Thursday, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Enterprise Center at Salem State University, 121 Loring Ave., Salem. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Negotiate your salary
Attend a workshop presented by the The American Association of University Women and WeWork Boston on how women can negotiate an increase in salary and benefits. Participants will learn about the gender pay gap, how to articulate your value, and how to create a pitch and respond to offers. Thursday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., WeWork Fort Point, 51 Melcher St., Boston. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.