RI2integrate team participated at the industrial modernization workshop in Florence organized by Trinno project. Industrial modernization is the actual process in relation to other global trends like Industry 4.0, Internet of Things or robotics. Excellent research infrastructures should closely cooperate with business sector, so that to find the best technologies and solution to meet the market needs. Adaptation of the industry into these trends helps to increase its competitiveness and economic sustainability. The research infrastructures could help to overcome the transition of industry on the 4.0 level and boost the economic growth in its surrounding region.