Thursday, June 13
Learn how to attract media coverage for your business at an event hosted by consulting firm Thoughtlight, LLC. Panelists will review strategies for connecting to the press as well as pitfalls to avoid. Thursday, 3:45 to 4:45 p.m., CIC Cambridge, 1 Broadway, Havana Room, Cambridge. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Jam out with other members of the Massachusetts tech community at a gathering hosted by the Mass Technology Leadership Council. There will be live music, craft beer, and food trucks. Thursday, 4 to 9 p.m., City Hall Plaza, 1 City Hall Square, Boston. Tickets range from $10 to $500. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Making a difference
Meet with other entrepreneurs and innovators interested in social leadership at an event hosted by the venue District Hall. The event will feature workshops and a panel discussion. Thursday, 5:30 to 9 p.m., District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Do the robot
Hear about the role of robotics in the technology sector at an event hosted by industry group Pioneer Hardware. There will be a series of talks followed by community announcements. Thursday, 6:15 to 9:30 p.m., CIC, 50 Milk St., 16th floor, Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.