Juan is a Senior Partner at Futures By Design Pilipinas (FBDP), a company dedicated to the Art of Hosting (AoH) meaningful conversations, as a strategy for sustainable change.
He is a Adjunct Faculty of the Public Management Development Program (PMDP) for top officials of National Government Agencies (NGAs) at the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP). He is an Adjunct Faculty at the Ateneo School of Government (ASoG) teaching Appreciative Inquiry to Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Europe and is Mentor to Doctoral students from all over Asia, at the Southeast Asian Interdisciplinary Development Institute School of Organization Development (SAIDI – School of OD).
He was the Chief Learning Officer of the Rizal Academy for Innovation and Leadership (TRAIL). TRAIL, a school without walls, is directed towards enabling different kinds of leaders to transform their organizations into learning organizations. TRAIL established the Philippine chapter of the Society for Organizational Learning (SoL), which is a worldwide movement dedicated to spreading the principles and tools of learning organizations. Dr. Peter Senge, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, founded the SoL. TRAIL is also affiliated with the Presencing Institute, founded by Dr. Otto Scharmer, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The Presencing Institute is a learning organization without walls, spreading the use of the U Process of managing change, around the world. Dr. Kanapi is a graduate of the first batch of the Presencing Institute Action Laboratory (2010-2012).