If you thought the Westworld Madame became conscious then you agree with the Meca Sapiens definition of consciousness as it applies to Artificial Intelligence. (Video version)
The system boundaries of animal organisms and synthetic systems are vastly different. This explains, in part, why consciousness can be embedded in simple synthetic devices. (video version)
Collective attempts to develop standard models of the mind misinterpret the consensual perceptions of the participants as external entities (Video Version).