The Tenth Workshop on Information Theoretic Methods in Science and Engineering (WITMSE) will be held in Paris, France, on September 11–13, 2017. The workshop will cover hot topics at the intersection of statistics, information theory, machine learning, and their applications. The technical program will include plenary lectures and invited talks.


April 20, 2017
We have a website
May 15, 2017
Announcing our first plenary speaker, Peter Shor
June 1, 2017
Announcing our second plenary speaker, François Baccelli
July 20, 2017
List of invited speakers (incomplete): see Programme
July 24, 2017
Local information (hotels, transport) provided for your convenience: see Travel and Location
August 4, 2017
Technical programme (subject to change) available
August 15, 2017
On-line registration is open. Please register by August 21 25 to ensure your reservation for the banquet dinner.
August 23, 2017
Banquet registration deadline extended to August 25.
September 2, 2017
Changes in the programme: (i) plenary talk by Baccelli was moved to Monday; (ii) a short/improptu session on Wednesday, please ask us about availability!
September 6, 2017
The starting time of the Welcoming Reception on Monday changed. The Reception will take place at 18:00 in the same location as the talks.
October 18, 2017
Abstract submission deadline extended to October 31.
December 20, 2017
Proceedings online

Important dates

Banquet registration deadline August 25, 2017
Workshop datesSeptember 11–13, 2017
Abstract submission deadline    October 31, 2017

Plenary speakers


Honorary chair: Programme co-chairs: Organizing chair:
  • Janne Leppä-aho, Helsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT
The workshop is organized and co-sponsored by the Laboratory for Information, Networking and Communication Sciences (LINCS), Telecom ParisTech, INRIA, the Helsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT, ETH Zürich, and the Center for Science of Information.

Telecom ParisTech   ETH   CSoI