The basic idea of the Journal of Innovation and Community Engagement (Journal of ICE) is represents the motto or principle of community service at the Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Kristen Maranatha, which is to do service with high integrity as a form of care towards society with excellenct and innovative in carrying out its activities.

The journal is dedicated to being a means of exchanging scientific applications to the public in innovative science and technology. Journal of ICE is journal that publish conceptual ideas or thoughts and innovative research results to solve problems in society for all people at the national and international levels. The journal is choice for all levels of the research community who want to apply their findings and disseminate them so that they are useful for many people.

Journal of ICE include but is not limited to various service activities that develop community potential or solve obstacles, challenges, and problems that exist in society. Activities can also take the form of the implementation of research and innovative community service activities involving community participation and partnerships for community welfare. Through innovation and collaboration from various disciplines so as to be able to help and serve the community.