The Workshop on Information Theoretic Methods in Science and Engineering (WITMSE) is an annual workshop that brings together researchers interested in all aspects of information theory and its applications. WITMSE 2017 is the tenth workshop. Previous meetings in the series were held in Tampere (2008–2010), Helsinki (2011), Amsterdam (2012), Tokyo (2013), Hawaii (2014), Copenhagen (2015) and Helsinki (2016):