Room Booking System

Meeting Room Booking

The ideal room booking system for you to collaborate, communicate and brainstorm.

Use a simple, yet powerful tool to find the right meeting room so you can get your best work done.

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Unified Calendar

A single unified calendar that provides a complete view of all your meeting room bookings and desk reservations.

Ecobook Unified Calendar
Ecobook Scheduler View

Scheduler View

Find the best room or desk across timelines. Book across locations and time zones within one single interface.

Personalized Page

A personalized dashboard page provides all the important information that you need in one single page.

My Page
Ecobook Mobile App

Mobile App

Access the entire office space using a mobile app. Simple intuitive interface to schedule your room bookings and desk reservations. View your upcoming reservations in your personalized landing page.

Ecobook Scheduler View

Scheduler View

Find the best room or desk across timelines. Book across locations and time zones within one single interface.

Seamless Integration​

Seamless interfacing with your existing calendaring applications like Office 365, Google Suite or Microsoft Exchange and Exchange Online.

Give your staff the familiarity of using existing applications while leveraging the advanced functionalities and business rules of ecobook to better manage your spaces.

Office 365, Google Workspace and Exchange Integration
Outlook Plug-In For Room And Desk Booking

Outlook Plug-In

Use the familiar outlook desktop interface to book meeting rooms through our Outlook Plug-In. The Outlook Plug-In for meeting room and desk booking provides seamless interface to ecobook.

How Can Room Booking System Help...

Staff

A single portal on the web and app to find and book the perfect meeting room for the right meeting.

Office Managers

Workflow allows office managers to control rooms to ensure that they are being used for the right purpose.

Administrators

Business rules and permissions that limit room hogging and eliminate unoccupied bookings through access restrictions.

Management

Reports that give insights into better planning of your office space to cater to the changing needs of your workforce.

Frequently Asked Questions on Room Booking

The modern, open workplace emphasizes collaboration and teamwork more than anything else.

So, the demand for meeting rooms is ever greater with globally dispersed teams and customer base.

With such high demand for meeting spaces, there is a need for managing the meeting rooms and controlling their usage.

This is where a meeting room booking system becomes an important tool in your workplace.

Learn more from our article on When Do You Need A Room Booking System?

 

There are tremendous benefits that organizations can realize from using a meeting room booking system like ecobook.

  1. Increased room utilization by reducing no-shows and ghost meetings.
  2. Increased productivity by allowing people to look up available rooms and select the ones best suited for their needs.
  3. Less need for office administrators and assistants to coordinate and manage the meeting rooms.
  4. Management has a better understanding of the space utilization through the meeting room booking system. It means, they can make better decisions on future planning.

You can read more about the benefits through our details articles:

  1. When Do You Need A Room Booking System?
  2. 7 Common Room Booking Frustrations That Can Be Solved Using A Room Booking System
  3. 6 Immediate Benefits of Adopting A Room Booking System For Businesses

While existing calendaring systems such as Microsoft Office 365 and Google Workspace very good tools for scheduling meeting rooms, they come with certain limitations.

For instance:

  1. They do not have fine-grained control over the business rules.
  2. The ability to set restrictions and control access lies in the hand of IT departments instead of end-users.
  3. They cannot directly link to digital signages or visitor management system.
  4. They do not have check-in features and have no control over the meeting room utilization or occupancy.

To augment the scheduling system or to have a dedicated system to manage the workplace, a meeting room booking system can play an important role in ensuring your workplace is being used efficiently.

Read more from there articles:

  1. Benefits of Room Booking System Over Microsoft Exchange

Implementing a meeting room booking system in your office is a fairly straight-forward initiative.

Essentially, it requires planning on how you implement the meeting room, allocations, and business rules.

In addition, you can choose to link the meeting rooms to the existing scheduling systems.

 

There are different ways to ensure the proper usage of meeting rooms using the room booking system .

No-shows and ghost meetings are a bane to most organizations. With some basic configurations and settings, you can dramatically improve the utilization of meeting rooms.

For example:

  1. Mobile or web based check-in.
  2. QR-Code based check-in.
  3. Auto-cancellation and no-shows.
  4. Sensor based occupancy detection.

You can read more about the different ways ecobook can help on this aspect here:

  1. Methods To Release Empty Meeting Room Bookings
  2. 6 Ways To Capture Room & Desk Occupancy Data In The Office
  3. Implementing cross-departmental charging in meeting room booking system

Control is a very important aspect in a open, hybrid workplace environment.

ecobook has several ways of controlling the usage of desks such as:

  1. Desk zoning which restricts group of people to access specific desks.
  2. Group permissions to set viewing and booking rights for desks.
  3. Booking restrictions such as booking hours, lead times, advance booking windows and day-of-week permissions.
  4. Controlled desks with approvals.
  5. Setting check-in periods and auto-cancellation functionality to release unused desks.

You can read more about how our desk booking system allows better control of the desks here:

  1. 5 Ways To Improve Room & Desk Usage In The Office
  2. 3 Ways To Allow Desk Booking Check-ins And Their Implications

Add-Ons For Your Meeting Room Booking System

Digital Interactive Room Display Tablet

Room Display Tablet

Use a digital tablet to book ad-hoc meetings and find out the status of the meeting rooms from a distance.

Visitor Management Touch Screen Kiosk

Visitor Management

Use a visitor management system for pre-registered and walk-in visitors. Get notified upon visitor arrival.

2D Way-Finder On Office Floor Plan Layout

Way-Finder

Use an interactive way-finder to help navigate your way across your office.

Outlook Plug-In For Room And Desk Booking

Outlook Plug-In

Extend the convenience of outlook by using the plug-in to locate and book meeting rooms.

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