Conference Schedule - item ordering

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Conference Schedule - item ordering

Postby dhague » Thu May 07, 2009 9:47 am

Hi there,

I created a conference schedule with a special event, which was a dinner for the attendees the night before the conference. When I view the Conference Schedule page, the event appears after the conference sessions, which is somewhat counter-intuitive. Looking at the code, this is because the list of events is added to the list of sessions, with no sorting.

I would like to suggest that the events and sessions are displayed together, in chronological order. In that way, evening events will appear next to that day's sessions, and a pre-conference event will appear before the sessions.

On a similar note, our users have found that having the Locations listed before the Sessions on the Schedule page is a bit confusing - perhaps the ordering of these sections could be a configurable option in the site setup?

Best regards, and thanks for a great system,
Darren Hague

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Re: Conference Schedule - item ordering

Postby mcrider » Thu May 07, 2009 2:57 pm

Hi Darren,

Another user has made similar requests and made the modifications himself, see for more info (you may be able to get some help from him if you want to make the modifications yourself). I've also filed this as a feature request:, feel free to CC yourself to the bug entry to be informed of updates on it's implementation.


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