When coming across this challenge, you may have asked yourself "What exactly is 'FinTech'?" -- and that would be totally understandable. It's a relatively new "hybrid" term that has really surged in popularity through the beginning of 2017 (so don't worry, you're not that far behind!)
Seeing as the financial know-how will be provided by Norman Piche, it's understandable if this isn't your forte, and by all means, no reason to exclude yourself from competing!
That being said, it would be helpful to brush up. If you're feeling curious, check out this great Forbes article: "The Complete Beginner's Guide to FinTech."
You might be surprised by what you learn!