Though there is and option for setting focus on x-axis according to date time(using SetScrollX) but how can one set focus on y-axis according to resources(like wise shifting the scroll to Markhopkins,Adrian in our case).
On the server side, you can use ScrollY property. You will be able to calculate the resource Y if you know how many overlapping events are there in every row. If it's just one, it's not that hard.
In other cases, you can call scrollToResource(id) on the client side. It will find the resource by its id and scroll it to the top.
It was introduced in 7.1 release: